Sulzer’s Acquisition of Nordic Water

Vinge advised Alder and the other shareholders, while Baker McKenzie has advised Sulzer on the deal.

Sulzer AG has signed a binding agreement to acquire Nordic Water for a purchase price of SEK 1.2bn.

The acquisition strengthens Sulzer’s wastewater treatment offering by complementing its equipment portfolio and provides further access to the fast-growing clean water market.

Nordic Water is a leading provider of screening, sedimentation and filtration solutions for municipal and industrial water & wastewater applications. Nordic Water, headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden, employs 200 people at 13 sites in 6 countries.

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering, specializing in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types.

Vinge’s team consisted of Johan Larsson (Picture), Carl Sander, Hannah Kajlinger, Olivia Belding, Viktoria Owetz Leyva, Albert Wållgren, Ludvig Wettergren, Ebba Svenburg and Gustav Lindgren.

Baker McKenzie’s core deal team consisted of Costin Mihailescu, Alex Ydstie and Nicolina Hultgren Farsani.

Involved fees earner: Nicolina Hultgren Farsani – Baker McKenzie; Costin Mihailescu – Baker McKenzie; Alex Ydstie – Baker McKenzie; Olivia Belding – Vinge; Hannah Kajlinger – Vinge; Johan Larsson – Vinge; Viktoria Owetz Leyva – Vinge; Gustav Lindgren – Vinge; Carl Sander – Vinge; Ebba Svenburg – Vinge; Albert Wållgren – Vinge; Ludvig Wettergren – Vinge;

Law Firms: Baker McKenzie; Vinge;

Clients: Alder Partners; Sulzer;