July 6, 2012 - Assignment

Valedo/Akademikliniken makes add-on acquisition

Valedo’s portfolio company Akademikliniken has made an add-on acquisition in Sweden by acquiring Specialistkliniken.

Valedo is a Swedish private equity group investing in small and mid-size companies in the Nordic region. Akademikliniken is one of the world’s leading clinics for aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery and was acquired by Valedo in 2011. Specialistkliniken is a leading plastic surgery clinic in Gothenburg.

Valedo and Akademikliniken were advised by Mannheimer Swartling in the transaction. The firm’s team included partner Tom Wehtje and associates Henrik Johansson and Kristoffer Stråth.