30.8.2019

Preato Capital – Takeover bid for the shares in Yleiselektroniikka Oyj

We assisted Preato Capital AB in a mandatory takeover bid for all shares in Yleiselektroniikka Oyj. The shares offered in the takeover bid together with the shares acquired otherwise by Preato Capital represented a total of approximately 79.13% of all of the issued and outstanding shares in Yleiselektroniikka and the votes attaching to them. Preato Capital aims to develop Yleiselektroniikka and to keep it as a listed company.

Preato Capital AB is a privately owned investment company that invests in majorities in established and profitable small and medium-sized companies in the Nordic region. Preato Capital has offices in Helsinki and Stockholm.

Yleiselektroniikka Oyj is one of Finland’s most significant component and production equipment suppliers for demanding electronics and communications applications. Yleiselektroniikka employs over 200 people, and it generated a turnover of EUR 57.2 million in 2018.