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Polaris divests A-TEX

Polaris invested in A-TEX in 2012 and has succesfully developed the company into a leading global provider of brand identity products, including labels, hang-tags, packaging solutions and in-store decorations. Today, Polaris signed a deal regarding the sale of Polaris III shares in A-TEX A/S to Partners Group-backed Trimco, together with the existing management teams. Please [...]

Kenneth Nørgaard appointed CEO of BabySam A/S

As September 1, 2015, Kenneth Nørgaard will take up the position as the CEO of BabySam A/S Kenneth Nørgaard is currently HR director at BabySam and has a long retail background from e.g. IKEA, Hamley's and Magasin du Nord. For more information, please find the press release below: English Dansk For more information please contact: [...]

Alliance+ acquires Städkedjan

ALLIANCEPLUS strengthens its position as a facility management company in Sweden by acquiring Städkedjan Sverige AB. ALLIANCEPLUS which is one of the leading players within the service industry has acquired Städkedjan. Städkedjan mainly operates in Western Sweden, and was founded in 1979. It has revenues of SEK 110m, approximately 350 employees and has undergone a [...]

Polaris acquires Triax

Polaris has signed an agreement to acquire Triax, an international market leader of innovative, high-tech solutions for reception and distribution of TV, radio and internet. TRIAX’ products and solutions are used by broadcasters, cable operators, local networks and private households. Following Nielsen & Nielsen Holding’s 28 years of successful ownership, TRIAX is now ready for [...]

Polaris divests Hamlet Protein

Polaris invested in Hamlet Protein in 2007 and has succesfully developed the company into a global leading provider of advanced soy-based specialty feed ingredients. Today, Polaris signed a deal regarding the sale of Polaris II shares in Hamlet Protein A/S to a consortium consisting of Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking and Altor Equity Partners. Please find [...]

Alliance+ accelerates growth Norwegian acquisition

Alliance+ establishes a platform for further growth in Norway through the acquisition of VIBE, a Norwegian facility services company with operations in Stockholm and Uppsala. Please find the press release here: English For more information please contact: Polaris Henrik Bonnerup, Partner Mobile: +45 21 66 87 66 Email: hb@polarisequity.dk

Louis Poulsen publishes 2014 financial accounts

Since the acquisition in December 2015 the management team of Louis Poulsen has been stregthened with the hire of CEO Christian Engsted, CFO Peter Le Fèvre and Concept Director Rasmus Markholt. Additionally a new board has been put into place with Chairman Thomas Voss, Peter Rathsach and Per Borgvall - all bringing relevant competences and [...]

Polaris appoints two new investment managers

Polaris Private Equity is delighted to announce the appointment of two new members of its team. Martin Lindh joins the firm as investment manager from SEB, while Thorsten Madsen, who also joins as a investment manager, was previously with Implement Consulting Group. Please find the press release here: English For more information please contact: Polaris [...]

New Owners To Restructure Bergteamet

Please find the press release here: English For more information please contact: Polaris Jan Johan Kühl, Managing Partner Mobile: +45 23 25 32 66 Email: jjk@polarisequity.dk

Det Danske Madhus acquires Kokken & Konditoren

Det Danske Madhus strengthens its position as Denmark's largest provider and distributor of homemade meals and food services to people in Denmark who are fully or partly dependent on social services by acquiring Kokken & Konditoren. Det Danske Madhus delivers about 16,000 hot and cold meals on a daily basis. From its six regional centres [...]