Going Global Together
Totême, founded by Elin Kling and Karl Lindman, is a fast-growing fashion label in the modern luxury universe. We are honored to be partnering with them on the continued international growth journey.
A bubbling beauty
Altor has acquired a majority stake in the fast-growing Swedish home appliances brand Aarke – best known for their premium home carbonation machines with a sleek, minimalistic Scandinavian industrial design.
What is the secret sauce of Altor? A company with a number of resembling traits among our team members – but also contradictions and diversity of thought. Something we believe is quite unique and distinctive. See our film here!
A new network of design
Altor has invested in Photowall and String Furniture, to build the start of Network of Design (NOD), a network of design companies with strong brands. NOD, which will be led by Therese Hillman, will gather companies well positioned for the ongoing shift to online sales in the consumer industry and support in their international growth journeys.
Eight new stars join Altor
The quality of our work is dependent on our ability to attract and retain exceptional talent in our firm. We are so happy to be able to announce that we have eight new stars who will help take to us to the next level.
Fishing for talent at Harvard
Today there is truly a war for talent. Altor has been successful at attracting two investment team members outside its traditional locations – from one of the most prestigious spots in the world: Harvard University.
Say Hi to our new Partners!
Promoting the next generation of leaders is essential at Altor. We have a long-standing tradition of growing talent from within and with our broad spectrum of companies and opportunities, personal growth is at the heart of what we do and believe in.
THE GOAL: SUSTAINABLE
Altor’s new Head of ESG, Stephanie Hubold, joins with a clear mission. “Environmental, social, and governance topics are too often looked at from a pure compliance and risk angle.” she explains. “Actually, high ESG performance can be an important driver of financial value creation.”
News / 2021.09.15
Gnist to become part of Norlandia Preschools
Norlandia Preschools AS (“Norlandia”) has signed an agreement to purchase the Norwegian preschool chain Gnist Barnehager AS (“Gnist”) from the founders of the chain and Altor Fund IV (“Altor”). Gnist is a private Norwegian preschool chain with a strong pedagogical platform, with a particular focus on a systematic approach to operations, supported by good practices….
Altor’s new pri-report
Altor Funds are signatories of PRI, The Principles for Responsible Investment, and are committed to PRI’s Six Principles. Altor has just provided the fifth annual report to PRI. The outcome of historical reports is available on this site, along with the Altor Investment and Ownership Policy. In the report, we summarize our RI & ESG approach from the investment phase throughout the ownership and exit phase.
LRF Konsult is now Ludvig & CO
Altor acquired a majority stake in LRF Konsult in 2018, the company is the largest accounting and consulting firm in Sweden, with 75 000 customers and 130 local offices across Sweden. To celebrate its heritage and founder, the company has now taken the name Ludvig & Co.