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Storskogen Introduction

Storskogen is a Swedish investment company, founded in 2012, with a vision to be the best owner of small and medium-sized companies. Our focus is to acquire cashflow generative SMEs across a range of industries. The company compromises of about 300 companies divided into three business areas, Services, Industry and Trade, in turn divided into 13 business verticals. In 2021 Storskogen acquired 69 companies in the Nordic countries, the DACH-region and the UK.

Storskogen operates with a long-term perspective, with no intention to divest, the focus is to support our businesses to reach their potential.

In late 2020 Storskogen opened our UK office based in London and have so far made six acquisitions, SGS Engineering, Julian Bowen, Tornado Group, Extra UK, Stop Start Transport and Fabco Sancutary. Storskogen UK has an ambition to be highly acquisitive in the coming future and is well capitalised. 

Investment Criteria

  • Companies with an enterprise value in the range of GBP 5-150m across a wide range of industries 

  • Companies with a strong position in a niche market with stable positive cashflows 

  • EBIT in the range GBP 2-20m with a sweet spot of GBP 3-8m 

  • EBIT-margins of at least 7% over time 

  • Storskogen typically acquire companies at an EBIT multiple between 3x-12x, with the sweet spot between 5x-8x

  • Storskogen is a flexible buyer, we listen to the selling party and accommodate a desired deal structure for both parties

Contact us

We are always looking for possible new acquisitions. Are you interested in discussing a possible sale of your company with us? If so, please contact the acquisitions team at Storskogen directly.

Daniel Manton

M&A Manager UK

T: +44 (0)7543 75 15 85

E: daniel.manton@storskogen.com

Ludvig Flyborg

M&A Associate UK

T: +44 (0)7599 49 46 28

Eludvig.flyborg@storskogen.com

Storskogen's Companies

Visit our companies page to learn more about Storskogen's portfolio companies.

Storskogen's companies

Business Areas

Storskogen has dedicated Investment teams to support our portfolio companies around the world. Visit our Business Areas page to learn more about our Team and Verticals.

Business areas