Advokat, Partner

Fredrik Gustafsson

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Fredrik Gustafsson has extensive experience from most types of commercial agreements, such as purchase and sales agreements, project and consultancy agreements, and outsourcing.

Fredrik specialises in IT related law. He heads TM & Partners’ Techgroup and his practice includes giving advice on IT and technology-intensive deals. He also has extensive experience from data protection and privacy (GDPR) matters. He has a focus on providing advice to Swedish industrials and companies within regulatory challenging environments, such as banks and insurance companies. Fredrik also has practical experience from working as an in-house legal counsel through several secondments.

According to Legal 500: “Fredrik Gustafsson is highly skilled, pragmatic and acts with integrity.”; “Fredrik is very competent yet humble and has the capability to spread calm even in quite nerve-wrecking situations. Exactly what one is looking for.”

"Fredrik is very competent yet humble and has the capability to spread calm even in quite nerve-wrecking situations. Exactly what one is looking for."
Rankningsinstitutet Legal 500
"Fredrik Gustafsson is my main point of contact at the firm. He stands out above his peers with this proactive and business-practical approach while still being very knowledgeable in GDPR matters. He is able to find practical approaches while keeping our agreements compliant and our risks reasonably low. He is a good sounding board and adviser in all types of data privacy issues."
Rankningsinstitutet Legal 500
"I have been working solely with Fredrik Gustafsson as a returning client with basically no need to seek his kind of expertise elsewhere."
Rankningsinstitutet Legal 500
Fredrik Gustafsson is highly skilled, pragmatic and acts with integrity.”
Rankningsinstitutet Legal 500

CV

Experience

  • Partner, Törngren Magnell & Partners Advokatfirma, 2019 –
  • Seconment, one of Sweden’s largest insurance companies
  • Advokatfirman Kahn Pedersen, 2015 – 2019
  • Seconment, a global Swedish industrial company
  • Advokatfirman Delphi, 2012 – 2015
  • Law clerk, District Court of Attunda, 2010 – 2012

Education

  • LL.M., Uppsala University, 2010

Languages

  • Swedish
  • English

Memberships

  • Swedish Bar Association, 2016
  • ITECH LAW (International Technology Law Association)
  • Data Protection Forum (Sw: Forum för dataskydd)
  • The Swedish Association for IT and law (Sw: Svenska föreningen för IT och juridik)
  • IAPP (International Association of Privacy Professionals)

Rankings

  • Recommended, Legal 500, IT and Telecoms, 2022
  • Recommended, Legal 500, Data Privacy and Data Protection, 2022
  • Recommended, Legal 500, Healthcare and Life Science, 2022
  • Next Generation Lawyer, Legal 500, IT and Telecoms, 2018 and 2019

Selection of Publication

  • Joint controllers – more common under the GDPR? Juridisk Publikation, 2/2017 s. 273-286
  • The requirement of professionalism in IT-contracts – new case law from the Supreme Court, Lov & Data, nr 125, March 2016
  • Codes of Conduct in the Swedish Business Sector, a report by KPMG och Advokatfirman Delphi, 2015
  • Outsourcing, Country Q&A Sweden, Practical Law Company Outsourcing Handbook 2013/2014, Sweden
Mandates | 2022-10-21
TM & Partners has advised an energy company on its procurement of network services (NaaS) to approx. 1 000 locations in the Nordics
TM & Partners has advised an energy company on an agreement regarding SD-WAN and other network services (Network as a Service, NaaS). The network services will be rolled-out at approx. 1 000 locations. The partnership...
TM & Partners has advised an energy company on an agreement regarding SD-WAN and other network services...
Mandates | 2022-09-05
TM & Partners has advised a bank on its outsourcing of card issuing services
TM & Partners has advised a bank on an agreement regarding card issuing services (CaaS, Card as a Service). In addition to contractual matters and negotiations, the Tech department, together with Banking and Finance, also...
TM & Partners has advised a bank on an agreement regarding card issuing services (CaaS, Card as...
Mandates | 2022-08-30
TM & Partners has advised a credit market company on a Software as a Service (SaaS) agreement for financial services
The agreement was concluded during August 2022. TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson and Karolina Kjellberg.
The agreement was concluded during August 2022. TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson and Karolina...
Mandates | 2022-08-05
TM & Partners has advised one of the largest Swedish industrial companies on the transformation of its network services
TM & Partners has advised a Swedish industrial company on several agreements related to global network services. The extensive project included procurement of SD-WAN, transport and other network services. The roll-out will take place at...
TM & Partners has advised a Swedish industrial company on several agreements related to global network services....
Mandates | 2022-05-10
TM & Partners has advised one of Sweden’s largest chain of petrol stations on its procurement of payment terminals
TM & Partners has advised a petrol chain on an agreement regarding card payment services and digital payment solutions. The roll-out will continue for some time, at hundreds of sites, and in several countires. The...
TM & Partners has advised a petrol chain on an agreement regarding card payment services and digital...
Mandates | 2022-03-20
TM & Partners has advised one of Sweden’s largest real estate company´s on a managed services agreement
TM & Partners has provided support to the real estate company on a managed services agreement covering not only work place services, network services but also hybrid cloud services and application management services, all to...
TM & Partners has provided support to the real estate company on a managed services agreement covering...
Mandates | 2022-03-07
TM & Partners has advised a company within the public transportation industry on an agreement regarding a new ticket reservation system
TM & Partners has advised a company within the public transportation industry on its procurement of a new ticket reservation system. The procurement is the company’s largest IT investment to this date and a part...
TM & Partners has advised a company within the public transportation industry on its procurement of a...
Mandates | 2022-03-05
TM & Partners has advised on an outsourcing from an insurance company
TM & Partners has advised an IT supplier on a first generation outsourcing from an insurance company, involving several jurisdictions. In addition to contractual matters and negotiations, we advised the client on related employment matters....
TM & Partners has advised an IT supplier on a first generation outsourcing from an insurance company,...
Mandates | 2022-03-03
TM & Partners has advised on of Sweden’s largest banks on an API-agreement
TM & Partners has advised a bank on an API agreement regarding access to bank customers data. The projects is a part of the bank’s Open Banking initiative. The work was performed during spring/summer 2021....
TM & Partners has advised a bank on an API agreement regarding access to bank customers data....
Mandates | 2021-12-01
TM & Partners has advised RNB Retail and Brands AB in connection with the sale of Brothers & Sisters AB, the acquisition of Coala-Life AB and the conversion of notes
TM & Partners has advised RNB Retail and Brands AB (“RNB”) in connection with the sale of Brothers & Sisters, which holds all shares in Brothers AB, to the Norwegian investment company Jotunfjell Partners AS,...
TM & Partners has advised RNB Retail and Brands AB (“RNB”) in connection with the sale of...
Uncategorized | 2021-10-05
TM & Partners has advised one of Sweden’s largest chain of petrol stations on its procurement of card issuing services
TM & Partners has advised a petrol chain on an agreement regarding card payment services (CaaS, Card as a Service). The partnership aims to enhance the companies card services for its hundreds of thousands members....
TM & Partners has advised a petrol chain on an agreement regarding card payment services (CaaS, Card...
Mandates | 2021-06-30
TM & Partners has advised a Swedish industrial an procurement of global network services
TM & Partners has advised an industrial on an agreement including SD-WAN and other network services. The services will be rolled-out in all of the countries (40+) were the company is established. The agreement was...
TM & Partners has advised an industrial on an agreement including SD-WAN and other network services. The...
Mandates | 2021-05-06
TM & Partners has assisted in connection with the sale of Adtoox
TM & Partners has advised the founders of Adtoox in connection with the sale of the company to global video ad management platform Peach. Adtoox was founded in 2007 by Emil Brolin and Oskar Milton...
TM & Partners has advised the founders of Adtoox in connection with the sale of the company...
Mandates | 2021-05-05
TM & Partners has advised a Swedish industrial on outsourcing of IT infrastructure
TM & Partners has advised an industrial on an Application Development and Maintenance (ADM) agreement with one of the global IT supplier. The services will be used in several jurisdictions. The agreement was signed in...
TM & Partners has advised an industrial on an Application Development and Maintenance (ADM) agreement with one...
Mandates | 2021-03-16
TM & Partners has advised a Swedish industrial on a strategic investment in cyber security
TM & Partners has advised an industrial on an managed services agreement regarding cyber security services, including Application Operations (AO) and consultancy services. The contract value is approx. 4 MSEK per year. The agreement was...
TM & Partners has advised an industrial on an managed services agreement regarding cyber security services, including...
Mandates | 2021-03-12
TM & Partners has advised RNB Retail and Brands AB (publ) in connection with the sale of Polarn O. Pyret AB
TM & Partners has advised RNB Retail and Brands AB (publ) in connection with the sale of its wholly-owned subsidiary Polarn O. Pyret AB to Procuritas Capital Investors Fund VI. The preliminary purchase price amounts...
TM & Partners has advised RNB Retail and Brands AB (publ) in connection with the sale of...
Mandates | 2021-03-03
TM & Partners has assisted Oasmia Pharmaceutical in relation to its acquisition of the global development and commercialization rights for Cantrixil
TM & Partners has assisted Oasmia Pharmaceutical (Oasmia) in relation to its acquisition of the global development and commercialization rights for Cantrixil, a clinical stage, ovarian cancer program. The transaction includes an upfront payment of...
TM & Partners has assisted Oasmia Pharmaceutical (Oasmia) in relation to its acquisition of the global development...
Mandates | 2021-02-04
TM & Partners has assisted Departments & Stores Europe AB in connection with the transfer of its assets in the department stores of Nordiska Kompaniet in Stockholm and Gothenburg to NK Retail AB
TM & Partners has assisted Departments & Stores Europe AB (DSE) in connection with the transfer of its business in the department stores of Nordiska Kompaniet in Stockholm and Gothenburg to NK Retail AB. The...
TM & Partners has assisted Departments & Stores Europe AB (DSE) in connection with the transfer of...
Mandates | 2020-10-30
TM & Partners advises Posti group on divestment of Posti Messaging Scandinavia to Ropo Capital
TM & Partners has advised Posti Group in connection with the divestment of Posti Messaging Scandinavia to Ropo Capital, a portfolio company to Adelis Equity. Posti Messaging Scandinavia is a major provider of high-volume multichannel...
TM & Partners has advised Posti Group in connection with the divestment of Posti Messaging Scandinavia to...
Mandates | 2020-10-29
TM & Partners have advised Footway on its acquisition of Caliroots
TM & Partners have advised Footway AB in connection with its acquisition of Caliroots, a strong brand within streetwear and sneakers. The acquisition is made by means of an acquisition of Caliroots’ trademarks, internet domains...
TM & Partners have advised Footway AB in connection with its acquisition of Caliroots, a strong brand...
Mandates | 2020-09-11
TM & Partners has advised NetNordic in connection with its acquisition of Bolero
TM & Partners has advised NetNordic, an independent system integrator with majority owner Norvestor, in connection with its acquisition of Bolero. Bolero is an established Swedish provider of services related to cloud, cyber security, analytics,...
TM & Partners has advised NetNordic, an independent system integrator with majority owner Norvestor, in connection with...
Mandates | 2020-05-15
TM & Partners has assisted Priveq Investment in its acquisition of a majority stake in the fast-growing language and media technology company Plint
TM & Partners has assisted Priveq Investment in its acquisition of a majority stake in the fast-growing language and media technology company Plint in Gothenburg. Plint, which works closely with streaming giant Netflix, has grown from...
TM & Partners has assisted Priveq Investment in its acquisition of a majority stake in the fast-growing language...
Mandates | 2020-02-24
TM & Partners has advised Posti Group in connection with the acquisition of Aditro Logistics
Törngren Magnell has advised Posti Group Oyj in connection with the acquisition of Aditro Logistics Holding AB from Valedo Partners Fund II AB. Posti is the leading postal and logistics service company in Finland with...
Törngren Magnell has advised Posti Group Oyj in connection with the acquisition of Aditro Logistics Holding AB...
Press | 2019-09-17
New practice group at Törngren Magnell: Fredrik Gustafsson and Erik Woodcock will build the new Tech group
Earlier in September, Fredrik Gustafsson joined as a new partner at Törngren Magnell to build the Technology practice group. Törngren Magnell has in addition now recruited Erik Woodcock as Senior Counsel. Fredrik and Erik are...
Earlier in September, Fredrik Gustafsson joined as a new partner at Törngren Magnell to build the Technology...
Mandates | 2022-10-21

TM & Partners has advised an energy company on its procurement of network services (NaaS) to approx. 1 000 locations in the Nordics

TM & Partners has advised an energy company on an agreement regarding SD-WAN and other network services (Network as a Service, NaaS). The network services will be rolled-out at approx. 1 000 locations. The partnership is part of the company’s transformation and the modernisation of its network.

The deal is worth approx. 500 000 000 SEK. The agreement was concluded in October 2022.

TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson, Erik Woodcock, Karolina Kjellberg and Arvid Riemer.

Mandates | 2022-09-05

TM & Partners has advised a bank on its outsourcing of card issuing services

TM & Partners has advised a bank on an agreement regarding card issuing services (CaaS, Card as a Service). In addition to contractual matters and negotiations, the Tech department, together with Banking and Finance, also advised the client on financial regulatory matters, such as EBA’s outsourcing guidelines and PSD 2. The agreement involved several jurisdictions.

The agreement was concluded in December 2021.

TM & Partners team bestod av Fredrik Gustafsson, Erik Woodcock, Eva Sundling, Karolina Kjellberg and Kristoffer Vasberg.

Mandates | 2022-08-30

TM & Partners has advised a credit market company on a Software as a Service (SaaS) agreement for financial services

The agreement was concluded during August 2022.

TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson and Karolina Kjellberg.

Mandates | 2022-08-05

TM & Partners has advised one of the largest Swedish industrial companies on the transformation of its network services

TM & Partners has advised a Swedish industrial company on several agreements related to global network services. The extensive project included procurement of SD-WAN, transport and other network services. The roll-out will take place at approx. 500 sites in 150 countries.

We advised the client throughout the entire process, from RFP to closing.

The agreements were signed during spring/summer 2022.

TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson, Erik Woodcock, Karolina Kjellberg och Arvid Riemer.

 

Mandates | 2022-05-10

TM & Partners has advised one of Sweden’s largest chain of petrol stations on its procurement of payment terminals

TM & Partners has advised a petrol chain on an agreement regarding card payment services and digital payment solutions. The roll-out will continue for some time, at hundreds of sites, and in several countires. The agreement is part of the company’s digital transformation.

The agreement was concluded in December 2021.

TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson and Erik Woodcock.

Mandates | 2022-03-20

TM & Partners has advised one of Sweden’s largest real estate company´s on a managed services agreement

TM & Partners has provided support to the real estate company on a managed services agreement covering not only work place services, network services but also hybrid cloud services and application management services, all to put in place a foundation for further strategic co-operation in relation to the real estate company´s continuing digitalisation activities.

The agreement was signed in March 2022.

TM & Partners team consisted of Erik Woodcock, Fredrik Gustafsson and Arvid Riemer.

Mandates | 2022-03-07

TM & Partners has advised a company within the public transportation industry on an agreement regarding a new ticket reservation system

TM & Partners has advised a company within the public transportation industry on its procurement of a new ticket reservation system. The procurement is the company’s largest IT investment to this date and a part of its strategic technical development.

The contract value is approx. 2 MEUR per year and was concluded in March 2022.

TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson, Karolina Kjellberg and Arvid Riemer.

 

Mandates | 2022-03-05

TM & Partners has advised on an outsourcing from an insurance company

TM & Partners has advised an IT supplier on a first generation outsourcing from an insurance company, involving several jurisdictions. In addition to contractual matters and negotiations, we advised the client on related employment matters.

The contract value is approx. 5 MEUR per year.

The agreement was entered into in March 2022.

TM & Partners team comprised of Per Granström, Fredrik Gustafsson, Karolina Kjellberg och Lisa Ericsson.

 

Mandates | 2022-03-03

TM & Partners has advised on of Sweden’s largest banks on an API-agreement

TM & Partners has advised a bank on an API agreement regarding access to bank customers data. The projects is a part of the bank’s Open Banking initiative.

The work was performed during spring/summer 2021.

TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson, Erik Woodcock and Karolina Kjellberg.

 

Mandates | 2021-12-01

TM & Partners has advised RNB Retail and Brands AB in connection with the sale of Brothers & Sisters AB, the acquisition of Coala-Life AB and the conversion of notes

TM & Partners has advised RNB Retail and Brands AB (“RNB”) in connection with the sale of Brothers & Sisters, which holds all shares in Brothers AB, to the Norwegian investment company Jotunfjell Partners AS, the acquisition of Coala-Life AB (“Coala-Life”) through an issue in kind, and the conversion of RNB’s notes to unconditional capital contributions and shares in the company.

Jotunfjell Partners AS has a primary focus on Nordic retail, and owns, inter alia, the Swedish retail chain Pagelle.

Coala Life is a Swedish medtech company that focuses on heart diagnostics and digital health. The company has developed a portfolio of solutions based on the Coala, a patented and commercial service for remote monitoring and self-screening of heart sounds and ECG.

As a result of the transactions, RNB changed its business name to Coala-Life Group AB (publ) and its business activities to development, marketing and sale of medtech. In addition, a change of listing of RNB’s shares from Nasdaq Stockholm to Nasdaq First North Growth Market was carried out in connection with the closing of the transactions.

TM & Partners’ team comprised Niclas Högström (Partner, M&A), Johan Wigh (Partner, Capital Markets), Tobhias Brandell (Partner, Banking & Finance), Fredrik Gustafsson (Partner, Technology), Sara Jacobson (Associate, M&A), Mikael Ahlberg (Associate, M&A), Robin Bergqvist (Associate, Banking and Finance), Philip Bihl (Associate, Capital Markets), Johan Mörlin (Associate, M&A), Karolina Kjellberg (Senior Associate, Technology), Cecilia Bergman (Senior Associate, Employment) and Catharina Danielsson (Associate, Real Estate).

 

Uncategorized | 2021-10-05

TM & Partners has advised one of Sweden’s largest chain of petrol stations on its procurement of card issuing services

TM & Partners has advised a petrol chain on an agreement regarding card payment services (CaaS, Card as a Service). The partnership aims to enhance the companies card services for its hundreds of thousands members.

The agreement was concluded in October 2021.

TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson, Erik Woodcock, Eva Sundling and Karolina Kjellberg.

Mandates | 2021-06-30

TM & Partners has advised a Swedish industrial an procurement of global network services

TM & Partners has advised an industrial on an agreement including SD-WAN and other network services. The services will be rolled-out in all of the countries (40+) were the company is established.

The agreement was signed in June 2021.

TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson.

 

 

 

Mandates | 2021-05-06

TM & Partners has assisted in connection with the sale of Adtoox

TM & Partners has advised the founders of Adtoox in connection with the sale of the company to global video ad management platform Peach.

Adtoox was founded in 2007 by Emil Brolin and Oskar Milton and delivers a wide range of services within the scope of ad distribution, research and online advertisement.

TM & Partners’ team consisted of Sten Hedbäck (Partner, M&A), Philip Reznik (Senior Associate, M&A), Tom Bovaller (Associate, M&A), Fredrik Gustafsson (Partner, Tech) and Lisa Ericsson (Counsel, Employment). Livingstone were financial advisers to the sellers.

Mandates | 2021-05-05

TM & Partners has advised a Swedish industrial on outsourcing of IT infrastructure

TM & Partners has advised an industrial on an Application Development and Maintenance (ADM) agreement with one of the global IT supplier. The services will be used in several jurisdictions.

The agreement was signed in August 2021.

TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson and Erik Woodcock. 

 

Mandates | 2021-03-16

TM & Partners has advised a Swedish industrial on a strategic investment in cyber security

TM & Partners has advised an industrial on an managed services agreement regarding cyber security services, including Application Operations (AO) and consultancy services.

The contract value is approx. 4 MSEK per year.

The agreement was signed in March 2021.

TM & Partners team comprised of Fredrik Gustafsson and John Park.

 

 

Mandates | 2021-03-12

TM & Partners has advised RNB Retail and Brands AB (publ) in connection with the sale of Polarn O. Pyret AB

TM & Partners has advised RNB Retail and Brands AB (publ) in connection with the sale of its wholly-owned subsidiary Polarn O. Pyret AB to Procuritas Capital Investors Fund VI. The preliminary purchase price amounts to SEK 330 million on a cash and debt-free basis. Polarn O. Pyret is a true Swedish icon and an internationally recognised quality brand within the field of children’s clothing since 1976. Procuritas invests in and develops medium-sized Nordic companies and has for more than thirty years invested in over 45 different companies.

TM & Partners team comprised Niclas Högström (Partner, M&A), Mikael Ahlberg (Associate, M&A), Sofia Lindh (Associate, M&A), Sara Jacobson (Associate, M&A), Tobhias Brandell (Partner, Banking & Finance), Matilde Abejón (Associate, Banking & Finance), Fredrik Gustafsson (Partner, Tech) and Andreas Sahlstedt (Associate, Real Estate).

Mandates | 2021-03-03

TM & Partners has assisted Oasmia Pharmaceutical in relation to its acquisition of the global development and commercialization rights for Cantrixil

TM & Partners has assisted Oasmia Pharmaceutical (Oasmia) in relation to its acquisition of the global development and commercialization rights for Cantrixil, a clinical stage, ovarian cancer program. The transaction includes an upfront payment of $4 million, milestone payments worth up to $42 million and sales-based royalties. The Australian law firm Allens and TM & Partners advised Oasmia in relation to the transaction.

TM & Partners’ team included Johan Wigh, Fredrik Gustafsson and Alexandra Rosell.

Mandates | 2021-02-04

TM & Partners has assisted Departments & Stores Europe AB in connection with the transfer of its assets in the department stores of Nordiska Kompaniet in Stockholm and Gothenburg to NK Retail AB

TM & Partners has assisted Departments & Stores Europe AB (DSE) in connection with the transfer of its business in the department stores of Nordiska Kompaniet in Stockholm and Gothenburg to NK Retail AB. The buyer is a subsidiary to AB Nordiska Kompaniet which is a subsidiary to Hufvudstaden. Through the sale approximately 40 departments will be transferred in NK Stockholm and Gothenburg. DSE generated revenues of SEK 773 million in the financial year of 2019/2020. All employees, about 400, will be offered employment at NK Retail AB.

TM & Partners team comprised Niclas Högström (Partner), Tobhias Brandell (Partner), Fredrik Gustafsson (Partner), Mikael Ahlberg (Associate), Sofia Lindh (Associate), Sara Jacobson (Associate), Karolina Kjellberg (Associate), John Park (Associate) and Robin Berqvist (Associate).

Mandates | 2020-10-30

TM & Partners advises Posti group on divestment of Posti Messaging Scandinavia to Ropo Capital

TM & Partners has advised Posti Group in connection with the divestment of Posti Messaging Scandinavia to Ropo Capital, a portfolio company to Adelis Equity. Posti Messaging Scandinavia is a major provider of high-volume multichannel transaction flows in Sweden and Norway, with net sales in 2019 of approximately EUR 38 million and around 100 employees.

TM & Partners’ team was led by Vaiva Eriksson (Partner, M&A) and comprised Mikael Ahlberg (Associate, M&A), Emma Borg (Associate, M&A), Anna Bjurell (Senior Associate, M&A), Lisa Ericsson (Counsel, Employment), Fredrik Gustafsson (Partner, Tech) and John Park (Associate, Tech).

Mandates | 2020-10-29

TM & Partners have advised Footway on its acquisition of Caliroots

TM & Partners have advised Footway AB in connection with its acquisition of Caliroots, a strong brand within streetwear and sneakers. The acquisition is made by means of an acquisition of Caliroots’ trademarks, internet domains and inventory.

Footway was founded in 2010 and is an e-commerce company with sales of products within sports and fashion via Footway.com, Sportamore.com, Brandos.com, Solestory.se etc. Its shares are listed on Nasdqq First North Growth market. For more information on the transaction, please see Footway’s press release here.

TM & Partner’s team was led by Sten Hedbäck (Partner, M&A) and included Peter Törngren(Partner, RIB), Anna Jerndorf (Partner, Employment) and Fredrik Gustafsson (Partner, Tech).

Mandates | 2020-09-11

TM & Partners has advised NetNordic in connection with its acquisition of Bolero

TM & Partners has advised NetNordic, an independent system integrator with majority owner Norvestor, in connection with its acquisition of Bolero. Bolero is an established Swedish provider of services related to cloud, cyber security, analytics, network and data centre and a number of areas within system development. Bolero has 80 employees and a significant number of sub-consultants servicing the company’s customer base. The headquarters is located in Stockholm, with offices in Gothenburg and Linköping. Both NetNordic and Bolero primarily work with large and medium-sized customers in both the public and private sectors. Last financial year revenues of Bolero were SEK 270 million. Management shareholders in Bolero are reinvesting in NetNordic. 

TM & Partners’ team was led by Sten Hedbäck (Partner) and Philip Reznik (Senior Associate) and included Fredrik Gustafsson (Partner), Lisa Ericsson (Counsel), Anna Elheim Sylten(Associate), John Park (Associate), Jacob Elovsson Hultin (Associate) and Andreas Sahlstedt(Associate).

Mandates | 2020-05-15

TM & Partners has assisted Priveq Investment in its acquisition of a majority stake in the fast-growing language and media technology company Plint

TM & Partners has assisted Priveq Investment in its acquisition of a majority stake in the fast-growing language and media technology company Plint in Gothenburg. Plint, which works closely with streaming giant Netflix, has grown from SEK 11m to SEK 236m in five years. Apart from Netflix, customers also include Amazon, Viacom, Volvo, IKEA and H&M.

For more information about this transaction please see the press release here.

TM & Partners’s team consisted of Per Granström (Partner M&A), Philip Reznik (Senior Associate M&A), Anna Elheim Sylten (Associate M&A),  Jacob Elovsson Hultin (Associate M&A), Fredrik Gustafsson (Partner Tech), John Park (Associate Tech), Cecilia Bergman(Associate Employment), Cecilia Rudels (Partner Banking & Finance), Marcus Kern Fahlander (Associate  Banking & Finance), Louise Ekdahl (Associate Banking & Finance) and Andreas Sahlstedt (Associate Real Estate).

Mandates | 2020-02-24

TM & Partners has advised Posti Group in connection with the acquisition of Aditro Logistics

Törngren Magnell has advised Posti Group Oyj in connection with the acquisition of Aditro Logistics Holding AB from Valedo Partners Fund II AB.

Posti is the leading postal and logistics service company in Finland with net sales in 2018 of approx. EUR 1.6 billion and approx. 22,000 employees. The acquisition of Aditro Logistics strengthens Posti’s presence in the Nordics and the Baltic Sea region and increases its growth within logistics services.

Aditro Logistics offers a broad portfolio of logistics services such as warehousing, staffing and transportation services. The group has six warehouses in Sweden and one in Norway, with a total of approx. 230,000 m2 of storage space, approx. SEK 1.1 billion in net sales and approx. 1,100 full-time employees.

Törngren Magnell’s team was led by Vaiva Eriksson (Partner, M&A) and included Sten Hedbäck (Partner, M&A), Mikael Ahlberg (Associate, M&A) Bruce McGinn (Counsel, M&A), Lisa Ericsson (Counsel, Employment), Fredrik Gustafsson (Partner, Tech), John Park(Associate, Tech), Johan Aronsson (Associate, Real Estate), Marcus Kern Fahlander (Associate, Banking & Finance), Sara Jacobson (Associate, M&A) and Jacob Elovsson Hultin(Associate, M&A).

Press | 2019-09-17

New practice group at Törngren Magnell: Fredrik Gustafsson and Erik Woodcock will build the new Tech group

Earlier in September, Fredrik Gustafsson joined as a new partner at Törngren Magnell to build the Technology practice group. Törngren Magnell has in addition now recruited Erik Woodcock as Senior Counsel.

Fredrik and Erik are specialised in IT related commercial law. Fredrik and Erik have worked together for nearly seven years, most recently at the law firm Kahn Pedersen, and are a welded team. Together they have more than 25 years of experience in IT related commercial law. They have extensive experience of all sorts of IT sourcing transactions, digitalisation projects, GDPR as well as the law surrounding the latest IT trends. Furthermore, Fredrik is one of three in Sweden to be ranked as a ”Next Generation Lawyer” within IT & Telecommunications by The Legal 500.

The recruitment of Fredrik and Erik is part of Törngren Magnell’s investment in IT related commercial law. Fredrik, Erik and Lisa Ericsson will form the core of Törngren Magnell’s Technology group. Lisa has more than ten years of experience in commercial law, has been a member of Törngren Magnell since 2016 and is a specialist within the field of employment related data protection.

”We are experiencing a strong and increasing demand for specialists in IT and GDPR. This is now a core competence in transactions. With the recruitment of Fredrik and Erik, along with the competence we already have, Törngren Magnell has now one of the strongest teams on the market within the field of Technology. We are delighted to have recruited Fredrik and Erik.”, says Kristoffer Stråth, Managing Partner.

Törngren Magnell is growing and will keep recruiting junior and senior talents within the field of Technology as well as other areas.

Contact:

Fredrik Gustafsson, Partner

Kristoffer Stråth, Managing Partner