Pontus Mattsson

Associate, Stockholm

Biography

Overview

Pontus Mattsson is an associate in our Mergers and Acquisitions group in Stockholm and joined White & Case in 2017.

Prior to joining White & Case, Pontus studied at the Stockholm University in Sweden and at the Pennsylvania State University in the United States of America. He was previously a summer trainee with the firm in 2015 and a junior trainee in 2016.

Education
LLM
Juris kandidat
Stockholm University
Studies in Business Law
Pennsylvania State University

USA

Languages
Swedish
English

Experience

Representation of Altor Fund III, a fund in the family of Altor-branded private equity funds focused on investing in and developing medium sized companies, and the management of One Nordic Holding AB, one of Sweden's leading suppliers of technical consulting, maintenance and contract services in the energy and industrial sector, on the divestment of One Nordic Holding AB to a consortium consisting of Altor Fund V and the owners of the Eleda Group, an expansive group focusing on civil engineering, contract and other services in infrastructure, and certain management shareholders.

Representation of the sellers in the sale of the Dellner Couplers Group to the EQT VIII fund.

Representation of Altor Fund III in its divestment of the Ålö Group, a leading manufacturer of agricultural machinery, to JOST.

Representation of Adelis Equity Partners Fund II AB on the acquisition of Didriksons from Herkules Capital.

Representation of Valedo Partners Fund I on the divestment of Oscar Jacobson, a leading Scandinavian affordable luxury menswear brand with iconic status and a unique position in the Nordic premium menswear market, to Mellby Gård.

Representation of Valedo Partners in connection with the acquisition of the restaurant chain Pincho Nation AB with locations in Sweden, Denmark and Norway.

Representation of leading alternative investment firm EQT on its acquisition of a 40 percent stake in the music company Epidemic Sound. Epidemic Sound is  a production music library and helps individuals and companies soundtrack their stories with music.

Representation of Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payments, on its €1.5 billion acquisition of Bambora, a fast-growing global player in the payments industry, from private equity firm Nordic Capital. The transaction is the largest transaction in Sweden so far in 2017.

Representation of Modern Times Group MTG AB, a leading international entertainment group with operations covering six continents and including TV channels and online platforms, in forming joint venture Airtime Sales AB with Discovery Networks Sweden AB, the Swedish subsidiary of Discovery Communications Inc. Airtime Sales AB will sell regional advertising on Swedish flagship TV channels TV3 and Kanal5.