M&A Deal Summary

CapMan Acquires INR Sverige AB

On July 2, 2010, private equity firm CapMan acquired furniture company INR Sverige AB from Accent Equity

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is CapMan’s 2nd transaction in the Furniture sector.
  • This is CapMan’s 9th transaction in Sweden.
Investment Fate
  • INR Sverige AB was sold to a strategic buyer in 2020.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2010-07-02
Target INR Sverige AB
Sector Furniture
Buyer(s) CapMan
Sellers(s) Accent Equity
Deal Type Secondary Buyout

Target

INR Sverige AB

Malmo, Sweden
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INR Sverige AB designs, manufactures and sells bathroom furniture, tailored shower solutions, accessories, and towel heaters. The design is simple Scandinavian, high-quality products with attention to detail. INR was established in 1988 in Scania in Sweden, with headquarters in Malmö and production facilities in Jönköping.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

CapMan

Helsinki, Finland

Investor Investor Investor Investor Investor

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Category Private Equity Firm
Founded 1989
PE ASSETS 4.9B EUR
Size Mega
Type Sector Agnostic
DESCRIPTION

CapMan is a private equity group focused on a variety of investments in Scandinavia and Russia. CapMan's buyout group looks to invest €20 to €70 million (€10 to €20 for mezzanine) of capital in unlisted companies generating €50 to €500 million in revenues. CapMan seeks control positions and does not have any sector preferences. CapMan was established in 1989 and has offices in Helsinki, Stockholm, Oslo, Luxembourg, and Moscow.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 26 of 71
Sector (Furniture) 2 of 2
Type (Secondary Buyout) 4 of 9
Country (Sweden) 9 of 17
Year (2010) 8 of 11
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2010-07-02 Aspen AB

Jonkoping, Sweden

Aspen AB is a bathroom furniture company focused on designing, assembling and marketing a broad range of attractive products through more than 350 exhibiting specialty retailers in Sweden, Norway and Denmark as well as through partnerships with leading construction companies and manufacturers of modular homes. Aspen offers personalized "high-end” products in the volume segment with quality, functionality and design as the main differentiating factors. Aspen was formed in 2005 and is based in Jonkoping, Sweden.

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FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2010-07-08 Bank Evropeisky

Russia

Bank Evropeisky is one of the largest regional banks in Kaliningrad. The bank strives to be the leader in local business and corporate banking, its primary market. The bank is actively promoting itself among the small and medium businesses, particularly those involved in import-export operations.

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Seller(S) 1

SELLER

Accent Equity

Stockholm, Sweden

Investor Investor Investor Investor Investor

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Category Private Equity Firm
Founded 1994
PE ASSETS 1.0B EUR
Size Large
Type Sector Agnostic
DESCRIPTION

Accent Equity Partners is a middle-market private equity firm that targets buyout and expansion capital investments in Scandinavia. Accent Equity is sector agnostic and generally prefers acquiring controlling positions. Accent Equity was formed in 1994 and is based in Stockholm.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 11 of 38
Sector (Furniture) 1 of 1
Type (Secondary Buyout) 4 of 12
Country (Sweden) 9 of 31
Year (2010) 1 of 1
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2009-12-18 Semantix

Stockholm, Sweden

Semantix is a provider of professional language and communications services in the Nordic region. The company offers interpreting, translation, training, and writing services through its network of about 7,000 professional translators, interpreters, and language consultants. Its customers include public authorities, municipalities, county councils, and large and small companies in most industries. Semantix was formed in 1975 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.

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FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2010-11-11 Troax

Hillerstorp, Sweden

Troax is a distributor of a wide range of mesh panels, machine guard fencing systems and patented locking devices that are marketed and sold in three industrial segments: Automation & Robotics; Material Handling & Logistics; Storage & Property Protection. Troax was founded in 1955 and is based in Hillerstorp, Sweden.

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