May 5, 2011 - Assignment

Valedo Partners invests in Akademikliniken

Valedo Partners has acquired a majority stake in Akademikliniken, the leading Swedish aesthetic and reconstructive surgery group and operator of one of the world’s leading aesthetic surgery clinics.

Valedo Partners is an independent Swedish private equity fund managing SEK 1 billion for investments in high-quality small/mid cap companies in the Nordic region. Akademikliniken, founded in 1991, generated sales in excess of SEK 200 million and employed approximately 130 people in 2010.

Valedo Partners was advised by Mannheimer Swartling in the transaction. The firm’s team was led by Tom Wehtje, primarily assisted by Henrik Johansson, Catharina Belfrage Sahlstrand and Elin Gilmark.