Press releases 25 August 2021

Wistrand advises in the sale of Greencarrier Freight Services International AB to JAS Worldwide

Greencarrier AB and JAS Worldwide, a global freight forwarding service provider headquarted in Atlanta, USA, have signed a share purchase agreement regarding transfer of Greencarrier Freight Services International. The transaction will be finalized once all regulatory approvals have been obtained from the relevant authorities.

Greencarrier Freight Services International offers smart and sustainable logistic solutions and supply chain management services. The turnover of Greencarrier Freight Services International amounts to more than 4 billion Swedish crowns through offices in 11 countries with approximately 800 employees.

JAS Worldwide covers more than 100 countries and has over 5,000 employees globally.

Greencarrier AB is advised by Wistrand and PwC. JAS Worldwide is advised by Gorrissen Federspiel and BNP Paribas.

The Wistrand team has mainly consisted of lead partner Vilhelm Nyström (M&A), senior associate Amy Lindquist (M&A), partner Martin Wedén (M&A), senior associate Jeanette Jönsson (M&A), partner Jörgen Larsson (Employment), senior associate Justus Pettersson (Tax), partner Erik Ullberg (IT), partner Tobias Bengtsson (Competition) and paralegals Caroline Törngren and Anna Johansson. Wistrand has been assisted by local counsel in other jurisdictions.