Patrik is a Partner in the firm’s EMEA Private Equity Group. Patrik advises financial sponsors, such as EQT, Triton, Bridgepoint, Valedo and Accent, on LBOs, including public takeovers, and portfolio management, including restructurings and rescue investments.
He has specific experience and knowledge from industries such as:
- Telecom (IP-Only, DGC, Eltel, Availo, TE Connectivity carve-out, etc.)
- IT/Software/Fintech (Epidemic Sound, IFS, Iver, Trade Extensions, ApoEx, Zmarta Group, etc.)
- Healthcare/Pharma (Karo Pharma, Solhagagruppen, Akademikliniken, HemoCue, RaySafe, Oral Care, etc.)
- Retail & Consumer (Joe & The Juice, Oatly, Nordic Cinema Group, Kronfågel, Intersport, etc.)
Patrik also has experience from a large number of cross-border deals, including complex carve-outs, where he has been advising global blue-chip companies such as S&P 100 company Danaher and FTSE250 company Synthomer.
Represention of EQT (through its portfolio company Candidator DGC) in the acquisition of Solid Park Holding AB, a Swedish managed IT services provider.
Represention of European Entertainment Intressenter BidCo AB (EE Intressenter) on the public cash offer to the shareholders in Cherry AB to acquire all Cherry shares at a price of SEK 87 per share.
Represention of EQT on the public cash offer to the shareholders of Karo Pharma.
Represention of EQT on the sale of Sweden-headquartered Piab Group AB to Patricia Industries.
Represention of EQT in the restructuring of portfolio companies Candidator and DGC to form the new group Candidator DGC – creating a substantially larger managed IT services provider.
Represention of EQT in the acquisition of Candidator Holding AB, a Swedish managed IT services provider with capabilities for full IT outsourcing in Sweden and Norway.
Represention of Candidator DGC on the acquisition of Alliero Services AB.
Represention of EQT portfolio company Piab on the acquisition of FEBA Automation.
Represention of EQT on the merger of the data communication operations of DGC and IP-Only to form IP-Only Enterprise.
Represention of EQT on the acquisition of Epidemic Sound.
Represention of EQT portfolio company Piab on the acquisition of SAS Automation.
Represention of EQT portfolio company IFS on the acquisition of WorkWave.