Translink Corporate Finance in Italy, with a team led by CEO Matteo Paggi, acted as the financial advisor to Incico S.p.A. on the acquisition of Cogenera S.r.L, an engineering company based in Castenedolo (Brescia), which specialises in hi-tech building systems with a focus on energy efficiency.


Translink Corporate Finance South Africa acted as the financial advisor to Woolworths Holdings Limited in its proposed acquisition of 93.45% of the shares in Absolute Pets from Sanlam Private Equity Mid-Market Fund I and Absolute Pets management.


Translink Corporate Finance in Germany and Spain advised Medical Fomento Industrial (MFI), a vertically integrated health & safety group based in Bilbao, on the sale of its operating subsidiaries Ibervisión Servicios Ópticos S.L., Medop S.A. and Elaboria S.L. to the German stock-listed company, Fielmann AG. The purchase price for all shares in the companies is based on a cash and debt-free valuation of approximately € 70.8 million.


Translink Corporate Finance in Sweden (Anecta) and Gut Corporate Finance, a member firm of Translink in Switzerland, acted as the exclusive advisors to Astro Sweden AB on the majority stake sale to SwissCommerce.
Astro Sweden is the industry leader in B2B and B2C sales of products related to hunting, fishing, astronomy, and other outdoor activities. E-commerce channels generate the majority of the sales and the company has a physical store in Skara with a large network of retailers throughout Sweden. Astro Sweden was established in 2007. The company has since then established itself as one of the largest and fastest-growing companies in the Nordics within its niche. In 2020, Astro Sweden acquired PN Jakt, an e-commerce company niched towards hunting, with a physical store in Hammarstrand.


Wynnchurch Capital, L.P. (“Wynnchurch”), a leading middle market private equity firm, announced a strategic, growth investment in Mattress Warehouse, LLC (“Mattress Warehouse” or the ​“Company”). Founded in 1989, Mattress Warehouse is a leading independent mattress retailer with over 300 locations.


Dinan Capital Advisors, Translink affiliate in the US, is pleased to announce that its client, Winchester Carpet & Rug Co. (“Rugs Direct” or the “Company”) has received a majority equity investment from L2 Capital Partners (“L2 Capital”).


Translink Corporate Finance announces the sale of Tilda’s AB, a major toy distributor in the Scandinavian market representing classic brands such as TOMY, Jumbo and Trefi as well as own designed kiddy cars and tricycles branded Nordichoj.


Alleghany Capital Corporation (“Alleghany Capital”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alleghany Corporation, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a 45% equity interest in Wilbert Funeral Services, Inc. (“Wilbert”).


Translink Corporate Finance announces the management buyout of Kultakeskus Oy, one of the largest Nordic jewellery manufacturer. Translink acted as the exclusive financial adviser to the management of Kultakeskus Oy.


Lyxxa has been acquired by the Scandinavian jewelry market leader Golden Heights or Iduna. Lyxxa operates since 1954 a successful goldsmith business in Helsingborg, south Sweden. Lyxxa is particularly strong in sales of jewelry from reputable suppliers with strong brand names such as Ole Lyngaard, Efva Attling, Pandora, Georg Jensen, Thomas Sabo and also conducts an extensive manufacturing of diamond rings of own design.