Gunnebo Closes the Divestment of its Business in France, Belgium and Luxembourg

The divestment of Gunnebo’s businesses in France, Belgium and Luxembourg, announced on July 17 2018, has now been approved by the relevant works councils and antitrust authorities. Following the approvals, Gunnebo closes the divestment as of today. The buyer is the global private equity firm OpenGate Capital.

The divestment is expected to generate a total transactional loss of approximately MEUR 65, of which approximately MEUR 20 is estimated to be cash out. These estimates are preliminary and subject to validation after closing.

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For further information, please contact:
Henrik Lange, President & CEO, tel: +46 10 2095 045, or
Karin Wallström Nordén, SVP Marketing & Communications, tel: +46 10 209 5026 or e-mail: 

This information is information that Gunnebo AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was submitted for publication at 16.22 CET on 3 December 2018.