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.
So much more than a meal
O’Learys is investing heavily in taking the combination of food, sports, music and social games – to the next level. Read more about their Entertainment Concept.
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.
Promotions worth celebrating
It is time to celebrate some of our astonishing colleagues at Altor. All of the promotions are a testament to our value of growing people from within.
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.
Welcome Niklas & Zacharias
The quality of our work is dependent on our ability to attract and retain exceptional talent in our firm. Most recently, we have been able to attract two new hires as Associates in Niklas Mattsson and Zacharias Wulff.
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 / 2021.05.11
Altor enters partnership with the founders of Aarke
Altor Fund V (“Altor”) has acquired a majority stake in the fast-growing Swedish home appliances brand Aarke from the founders Jonas Groth and Carl Ljungh. The founders will remain significant owners and continue in their new operational roles as CEO and CPO.Aarke is the leading premium home carbonation company with global presence. The company has…
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.