Press releases 3 October 2011

Wistrand has advised Volvo Cars Corporation

Wistrand has advised Volvo Cars Corporation in connection with the company’s sale of its shares in Getrag All Wheel Drive AB to a company within the GKN plc Group.

Getrag All Wheel Drive AB was founded in 2004 as a joint venture between GETRAG, Dana Holding Corporation and Volvo Cars Corporation. Getrag All Wheel Drive AB currently has 640 employees, and the company’s turnover was, in 2010, SEK 2 billion.

Wistrand’s team was led by partners Martin Wedén, Lars Thunberg and Rudolf Laurin.

For further information:
Martin Wedén
E-mail: martin.weden@wistrand.se
Mobile: +46 31 771 21 88