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Nordhaven

We are an independent Nordic Corporate Finance advisor with over 20 years of on-the-ground presence and advisory experience in each of our markets.

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What we do

When it’s time for your company to grow, change, and when there are tough decisions to make, we will help you. 
Our services cover all the phases of your business cycle and business development. 
With us, you’ll never walk alone.

Transactions

2018
Adviser to
on the sale to Atea
Nordhaven Corporate Finance advised the owners in Sherpa Consulting on the sale to listed Nordic consolidator Atea ASA (ATEA:NO). Sherpa Consulting is one of the largest independent providers of business intelligence and data analytics in Norway.

“As organizations digitalize and store ever more information in their IT systems, they are creating opportunities for real-time intelligence and innovation on a scale which they are only just starting to realize,” explained Michael Jacobs, Managing Director of Atea Norway. “Atea aims to be at the forefront of enabling customers to derive insights and enhance their operations based on the information they now control.”

“Through the acquisition of Sherpa, we are expanding our team to better serve our customers’ growing needs for consulting and support in business intelligence and data analytics. After the acquisition, we will have approximately 100 consultants in Norway specialized in these areas. These consultants are actively engaged with customers on many cutting edge projects," says Michael Jacobs, Managing Director Atea AS.

“We are tremendously excited about the market opportunities which joining an industry leader like Atea will bring,” commented Sigbjørn Høgne, CEO of Sherpa Consulting AS. “Atea is by far the largest provider of IT infrastructure solutions in Norway, and is a trusted adviser for many of the largest companies and public sector organizations in the country.”
2018
Adviser to
on the sale to Superstruct
Nordhaven Corporate Finance advised Øyafestivalen and its owners on the sale to and reinvestment in Superstruct Entertainment. Øyafestivalen is one of the largest festivals in Norway, established in 1999.

Superstruct Entertainment, led by CEO James Barton, is a live entertainment platform that owns and operates festivals and live music events under the name of Sziget, Sónar, Elrow and various others. The company is backed by private equity firm Providence Equity Partners, which has $58 billion in assets under management.

“We are happy to have been given the opportunity to become partners with Superstruct and join forces with them at this stage of their expansion, and are confident that our new position will allow us to promote Norwegian music through channels we would otherwise not have had access to while also boosting Oslo as a festival city” says Claes Olsen, booking-manager and co-owner of Øyafestivalen.

“We are delighted to be partnering with Øyafestivalen, one of Europe’s leading urban festivals and the leading festival in Norway. We look forward to welcoming their senior leaders to our management team and continuing to promote outstanding live music events” says James Barton, CEO of Superstruct.
2018
Adviser to
in relation to capital structure
We provided Efore debt & capital advisory consulting. Efore is a Helsinki-listed company which designs and manufactures custom and standard DC power systems and AC/DC power supplies for a wide range of demanding industry applications internationally.
2018
Adviser to
and its owners on the sale to Rusta AB
We advised the Finnish discount retailer Hong Kong and its owners in a transaction where 100% of the shares were sold to the Swedish discount store chain Rusta AB.
2018
Adviser to
on the sale of call center BPO to Eniro Finland
We advised Elisa on the sale of its call center BPO to Eniro Finland, a subsidiary of Swedish listed Eniro Plc.
2018
Adviser to Tradeka in the acquisition of home care, ambulance and staffing of medical personnel businesses of
from Adelis Equity Partners
We advised Tradeka-Yhtiöt Ltd ("Tradeka") in the acquisition of Med Group’s home care services, ambulance services and staffing of medical personnel businesses.

In the transaction, a consortium consisting of Tradeka and Colosseum Dental Group (“Colosseum”), owned by Swiss Jacobs Holding, have agreed to acquire 100% of the shares in Med Group Holding Oy from Adelis Equity Partners Fund I, the company’s founders and management. Tradeka acquires home care services, ambulance services and staffing of medical personnel businesses, while Colosseum acquires the private dental care operations. Tradeka is a Finnish consumer co-operative founded in 1917 with c.230,000 members nationwide in Finland with revenue of €551m and pre-tax profit €108m in 2017.
2018
Adviser to Ratos AB in the sale of
to OpenGate Capital
Nordhaven Corporate Finance advised the Swedish investment company Ratos AB on the sale of Jøtul AS to OpenGate Capital for approximately NOK 360m (enterprise value).

Founded in 1853, Jøtul manufactures stoves, fireplaces and inserts. Jøtul is a world leading brand and with global distribution and strong market positions. Manufacturing mailny takes place in the company´s own manufacturing facilities in Norway, USA and Denmark. Jøtul´s sales and operational EBITA amounted to NOK 898m and NOK 11m, respectively, per rolling 12 months as of September 30, 2017.

The transaction is expected to be completed during the first quarter of 2018.

Ratos was advised by a Nordhaven cross-border team from the Stockholm and Oslo offices.
2018
Adviser to
on the sale to MB Funds
We advised Pohjolan Energia on the sale to MB Funds, the Finnish PE house. Pohjolan Energia is the leading small-scale solar energy system provider in Finland. The fast growing company operates nationwide and provides rooftop solar energy systems as a turnkey solution through its 15 sales offices. Pohjolan Energia employs today more than 150 solar energy professionals and has reached a net sales level of EUR 20 million.
I have been involved in numerous sale processes during my career but the international auction process led by Nordhaven was the best I’ve seen so far. The team’s excellent contact network and convincing professionalism brought the company and its owners very high value added at all stages of the process. We are more than happy with the outcome” comments Pekka Koskelo, Chairman of Board at Pohjolan Energia before the transaction.

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At Nordhaven, we have been the exclusive Nordic partner of Clairfield International since 2012, and we have partners in over 20 countries.

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