• EasyPark Group partners with Vitruvian to fuel continued innovation and international expansion plans

    EasyPark Group partners with Vitruvian to fuel continued innovation and international expansion plans

    1 Dec, 2017

    EasyPark Group today announced it has partnered with Vitruvian Partners («Vitruvian») to solidify the Group’s industry leadership position and accelerate international expansion. EasyPark has a track record of continuous investment in its technology platforms and the new ownership structure will further strengthen this approach to innovation, enhancing the Group’s offering to cities and parking operators in their pursuit towards an easier and greener urban life. Existing investor Verdane Capital («Verdane») has retained an option for significant co-investment ahead of closing of the transaction.

  • Swedish technology entrepreneur Jakob Tolleryd joins Verdane

    Swedish technology entrepreneur Jakob Tolleryd joins Verdane

    27 Nov, 2017

    Verdane today announced it is welcoming technology entrepreneur Jakob Tolleryd to the team. Tolleryd brings invaluable experience, having founded, built and sold five technology companies the past 20 years, and will in his new position as partner help Verdane become the preferred partner to the management teams and owners of ambitious technology enabled growth companies.

  • Verdane IX invests in Safira to boost international expansion

    Verdane IX invests in Safira to boost international expansion

    17 Oct, 2017

    Fashionable Development Europe AB, online retailer of jewellery and accessories under the brand name Safira, today announced Nordic private equity fund Verdane Capital IX as a new investor. Together, they will build a fast fashion jewellery brand with international ambitions.

  • Nordic Finance and Verdane join forces

    Nordic Finance and Verdane join forces

    7 Sep, 2017

    Nordic Finance, one of Sweden’s fastest growing business-to-business financing companies, welcomes Nordic Private Equity fund Verdane Capital IX as a new investor. Digitalisation is at the center of the new partners’ plan to attract new customers and suppliers in the Nordics.

  • Verdane sells Exensor to Bertin Technologies

    Verdane sells Exensor to Bertin Technologies

    31 Jul, 2017

    Verdane NVP II SPV K/S (Verdane), Marginalen Group AB, Erland von Hofsten Advokat AB and a further 16 private investors have sold Exensor, an international leader in sensor and protection networks for sensitive areas and infrastructures, to Bertin Technologies, a subsidiary of CNIM Group, listed on Euronext Paris stock exchange.

  • Ard Group and Verdane partner to develop Mustad globally

    Ard Group and Verdane partner to develop Mustad globally

    29 May, 2017

    Verdane Capital IX invests in Norwegian investment company Ard Group’s portfolio, including O. Mustad & Søn AS, a world leading producer of fishing hooks and fishing related accessories.

  • Babyshop.com acquires Lekmer

    Babyshop.com acquires Lekmer

    25 Apr, 2017

    Verdane Capital VII portfolio company Babyshop.com acquires Lekmer and further strengthens its market leading position in the Nordics.  Together with AlexandAlexa.com, which Babyshop.com acquired in November 2014, the award-winning retailers have a leading market position in the children’s premium fashion and product segment.

  • Verdane IX acquires dyslexia aid software company

    Verdane IX acquires dyslexia aid software company

    10 Apr, 2017

    Nordic private equity fund Verdane Capital IX AB (Verdane IX) becomes the majority owner of Norwegian software company Lingit AS, which provides multilingual literacy support for dyslexics and others with reading and writing difficulties. The plan is to launch the technology internationally.

  • Verdane invests in Propellerhead to strengthen expansion and mobile focus

    Verdane invests in Propellerhead to strengthen expansion and mobile focus

    5 Apr, 2017

    Propellerhead Software announced today that the company is bringing on board private equity fund Verdane Capital IX (Verdane) as a new partner. Verdane will support the company's expansion in several areas around the core product Reason, the app store-model Rack Extensions and the mobile music-making platform.