AAC Capital Nordic Advisory AB Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

AAC Capital Nordic Advisory AB’s most common sectors for investment are manufacturing (23%) and business services (12%). The Firm’s most common investment types include buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (67%) and secondary buyout (34%). In total, AAC Capital Nordic Advisory AB has invested in 5 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2005 when it acquired Loparex Group for $259M.

In the last 3 years, AAC Capital Nordic Advisory AB has exited 3 companies. The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (72%). AAC Capital Nordic Advisory AB’s largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2007 when it sold Fiskars Home Oy Ab for $265M.

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity16
    • M&A Buy Activity9
    • M&A Sell Activity7
  • Total Sectors Invested 8
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 9
  • M&A Advisors 5

AAC Capital Nordic Advisory AB

Birger Jarlsgatan, 12, 1st floor, PO Box 26124,
Stockholm, SE-10041
Sweden
+46 (0)8 4074440
www.aacnordic.com

AAC Capital Nordic Advisory AB is a North European private equity firm focused on acquiring majority stakes in mid-market companies in the Nordic countries. It seeks to invest in companies with an enterprise value up to €150 million. AAC Capital Nordic Advisory was formerly known as ABN Amro Capital and became independent of ABN Amro in 2007. AAC Capital Nordic is a private equity arm of AAC Capital partners was formed in 2010 and is based in Stockholm.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Business Services, Communications, Consumer Products, Consumer Services, Electrical Equipment, Energy Services and Equipment, Healthcare Services, Machinery, Manufacturing, Packaging, Retail, Technology Hardware, Transportation

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Growth Capital, Secondary Buyout

Geographic Preferences: Scandinavia

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue - -
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size - -
Enterprise Value - 150
values in millions of EUR

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 9 - - - - - 9
vol $259M $259M
Sell (0.6/yr) # 4 - - 1 1 1 7
vol $265M $128M $393M
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Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
BabySam A/S 2020-09-18 - Add-on Acquisition
Taastrup, Denmark · www.babysam.dk
Viking Redningstjeneste AS 2019-11-28 128M EUR Add-on Acquisition
Lysaker, Norway · www.vikingredning.no
Envirotainer AB 2018-07-12 - Secondary Buyout
Upplands Väsby, Sweden · www.envirotainer.com
FlexLink AB 2012-01-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Gothenburg, Sweden · www.flexlink.com
Enerpoint Oy 2011-12-09 - Secondary Buyout
Rauma, Finland · www.enerpoint.fi
Glud & Marstrand A/S 2011-07-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Loesning, Denmark · www.glud-marstrand.com
Envirotainer AB 2010-01-12 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Upplands Väsby, Sweden · www.envirotainer.com
Viking Redningstjeneste AS 2009-05-05 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Lysaker, Norway · www.vikingredning.no
BabySam A/S 2008-02-29 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Taastrup, Denmark · www.babysam.dk
Empower Oy 2007-11-22 - Secondary Buyout
Helsinki , Finland · www.empower.fi
View All >>

Portfolio M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Empower Oy 2007-11-22 Empower IM Oy 2020-06-30 1
Helsinki , Finland · www.empower.fi Helsinki, Finland

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Manufacturing 1 (50%) - 2 (22%) 259M (100%)
Business Services - - 1 (11%) -
Consumer Services - - 1 (11%) -
Energy Services and Equipment 1 (50%) - 1 (11%) -
Machinery - - 1 (11%) -
Medical Products - - 1 (11%) -
Retail - - 1 (11%) -
Test/Measurement Equipment - - 1 (11%) -
Total 2 - 9 $259M

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
Finland 2 (100%) - 3 (33%) -
Norway - - 2 (22%) -
Sweden - - 2 (22%) -
Netherlands - - 1 (11%) 259M (100%)
Denmark - - 1 (11%) -
Domestic - - 2 (22%) -
Cross-border 2 (100%) - 7 (78%) 259M (100%)
Total 2 - 9 $259M

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) - - 6 (67%) 259M (100%)
Secondary Buyout 2 (100%) - 3 (33%) -
Total 2 - 9 $259M

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Trade Sale 4 (57%) 128M (33%)
Secondary Sale 2 (29%) -
Trade Sale - Public Company 1 (14%) 265M (67%)
Total 7 $393M

Top M&A Advisors

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1
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Legal Deals
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1
Bird & Bird
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $259M
TOTAL $259M
Largest Loparex Group
$259M (2005-09-01)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $393M
TOTAL $393M
Largest Fiskars Home Oy Ab (Iittala)
$265M (2007-06-29)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
100%
4 100%
Exited to
PE Firm(s)
29%
2 29%
Strategic(s)
71%
5 71%

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