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Polaris acquires a majority stake in Akademikliniken

Press release  Thursday the 19th of May 2016 On Tuesday, Polaris Private Equity IV K/S ("Polaris") signed a definite agreement to acquire a majority stake in the Swedish company Akademikliniken HJ Holding AB ("Akademikliniken"). Akademikliniken was founded in 1991 by Per Hedén and Jan Jernbeck and is today the leading provider of plastic surgery [...]

Strong development at Louis Poulsen in 2015

Louis Poulsen realised strong development during 2015, growing revenue by 10% to DKK 716m and increasing EBITDA by 43% to DKK 89m. For further information please see the press release below. English (click here) Danish (click here) For more information please contact: Polaris Allan Bach Pedersen, Partner Mobile: +45 40 30 24 15 Email: abp@polarisequity.dk

Det Danske Madhus achieves award in ecology

Det Danske Madhus (DDM) was awarded the silver version of 'Det Økologiske Spisemærke', a certificate awarded by the Ministry of Environment and Food in Denmark, signifying that at least 60% of the ingredients at DDM are ecological. Please find the press release below Danish (click here) For more information please contact: Polaris Henrik Bonnerup, Partner [...]

Connected Wind Services assists in the decommisioning of Swedish offshore wind farm

Connected Wind Services assisted in the decommising of the Swedish offshore wind farm Yttre Stengrund, which was the first off-shore windfarm in the world to be decommissioned and therefore required highly skilled expertise from CWS. Please find the press release below: English (click here) For more information please contact: Polaris Henrik Bonnerup, Partner Mobile: +45 [...]

Polaris acquires Configit A/S

Polaris has signed an agreement to acquire 65% of the shares in Configit A/S, a leading global supplier of business-critical software solutions for configuration of complex products manufactured in a wide range of variants, for instance vehicles. The configuration software market sees high growth rates driven by an increading demand for products at the same [...]

PWT Group continues their positive development in 2014/15

PWT Group continues their posititive development in 2014/15 with a strengthening of their position in tough market conditions, improved revenues and gross margins, and stable operating profit. For further information please see the press release below. Danish (click here) For more information please contact: Polaris Allan Bach Pedersen, Partner Mobile: +45 40 30 24 15 [...]

Alliance+ strengthens the management team

Alliance+, the Nordic facility services company, strengthens its management team by introducing a group management structure across the Scandinavian countries and appoints managing director over the past 9 years, Henrik Nordenlund, to Group CEO. In addition the company appoints three managing directors responsible for management, sales and operations in Denmark, Norway and Sweden, respectively. Please [...]

Skånska Byggvaror acquires Pavillon Danmark A/S and expands into Denmark

Skånska Byggvaror, Polaris' former portfolio company that was acquired by the listed home improvement discounter chain Byggmax last month, completes the acquisition of Pavillon Danmark, the leading Danish retailer and installer of conservatories and greenhouses. Skånska Byggvaror thereby finalizes a process that has been a key component of Polaris' value creation and completes the transformation [...]

Kenneth Marx appointed new CEO of Jetpak

As of January 1, 2016, Kenneth Marx will take up the position as the CEO of Jetpak Group AB. Kenneth Marx is currently Nordic Director, Supply Chain at the Dutch company, Mediq. He brings with him extensive experience from the logistics industry, where he earlier held the position of CEO of SAS Cargo. For more [...]

Change of management in Det Danske Madhus

Det Danske Madhus implements a generational succession with the appointment of a new CEO and a new CFO in the company as of January 1, 2016. Please find the press releases below: Danish (click here) English (click here) For more information please contact: Polaris Henrik Bonnerup, Partner Mobile: +45 21 66 87 66 Email: hb@polarisequity.dk