Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Valedo Partners Fund II AB in its majority investment in Joe & the Juice A/S
Valedo, an independent Swedish private equity group investing in high-quality small/mid cap companies in the Nordic region, has made a majority investment in Joe & the Juice A/S. Joe & the Juice is a modern health-focused juice bar chain founded in 2002 based in Copenhagen with approximately 50 juice bars in Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and the UK. The company has in recent years shown strong organic growth and currently has a turnover of around DKK 200 million and ~350 employees.
Alongside Valedo, previous majority owners Kaspar Basse and Johan Wedell-Wedellsborg, key employees, and the new board members of Joe & the Juice have invested in the company. With Valedo as new majority owner, the company will have additional resources in terms of expertise and capital to achieve and accelerate the company’s long-term growth- and development plan.