Bertil Karlsson

Bertil co-founded of Arctos in 2001. Bertil’s previous experience includes various positions at SEB, CEO of Polar Music International, CEO and founder of Consensus Fondkommission AB, Deputy CEO of Sundsvallsbanken, CEO of Nordia Holding AB and Asst. CEO of Bohusbanken. Bertil has extensive experience of board assignments in various businesses, such as being Chairman of Nordia Fondkommission.

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Bertil Karlsson | Apr 2018

Building sheet group Areco expansion, TPE Spirit acquisition

Building sheet group Areco continues Nordic expansion – acquires Finnish sandwich panel manufacturer TPE Spirit

Livingstone’s Industrials sector team has acted as adviser to Areco on the acquisition of TPE Spirit. The acquisition is Areco’s single largest investment to date and the first in Finland, which will help Areco access large market shares in the Nordics, Baltics and northern Germany.
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Industrial
Buy-Side

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Bertil Karlsson | Dec 2017

Stridsbåt 90 / Combat boat 90.

Defence and security company Saab has acquired combat boat manufacturer Dockstavarvet and repair shipyard Muskövarvet

Livingstone's Industrial sector team has advised the Sundin family on the sale of Dockstavarvet and Muskövarvet to defence and security company Saab. The transaction is the result of a long-term and targeted sale process where Livingstone identified and evaluated industrial buyers both in and outside of Sweden.
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Industrial
Sell-side

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Bertil Karlsson | Nov 2017

Geriatric care unit at Löwenströmska Hospital, PCS Modulsystem modular buildings image

Modular buildings specialist, PCS Modulsystem, has been acquired by Part Group

Livingstone’s Business Services sector team has advised PCS Modulsystem on its sale to Part Group. The transaction is a perfect match for these two specialists in modular buildings, and an example of Livingstone’s deep sector knowledge of, and established network of entrepreneurs, in flexible building solutions.
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Business Services
Sell-side