Polygon continues the consolidation of the Nordic region through the acquisition of Dansk Bygningskontrol

Polygon has signed an agreement to acquire Dansk Bygningskontrol A/S in Denmark. The acquisition will add 230 employees with reported annual sales of DKK 205 million. Key management of Dansk Bygningskontrol will obtain a 30% shareholding in the merged entity.

“As the European market leader we believe it is our responsibility to advance the property damage industry. With the acquisition of Dansk Bygningskontrol A/S we are now well on the way to also achieve market leadership in Denmark. The Polygon Group is rapidly expanding and I am happy to provide an appealing opportunity to those who want to be part of a winning team and make a difference going forward”, says Erik-Jan Jansen, President & CEO of Polygon Group.

 “We are very excited about the opportunity to become part of the Polygon Group. Polygon is regarded as the leading provider in Europe and we look forward to the new possibilities this merger will present. Dansk Bygningskontrol has shown tremendous development since its inception in 2007 and I now feel that we are ready for the next phase in our exciting journey.” says Yassine Ben Hamouda, Owner and Managing Director at Dansk Bygningskontrol A/S. 

 The acquisition is subject to approval from the competition authorities and expected to be consolidated in Polygon during the first quarter of 2018.

 For more information, please contact:
Mats Norberg, Chief Financial Officer, mats.norberg@polygongroup.com, +46 70 331 65 71

This information is information that Polygon AB (publ) is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 15.35 CET on October 23rd 2017.

 

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