Silva acquired by growth equity investor, paving way for expansion


Verdane, a Northern European specialist growth equity investor, has acquired the Swedish brand Silva, manufacturer of high-quality compasses, headlamps, and sports equipment, founded in 1933. Silva had been in the hands of Scandinavian private equity investment firm Karnell (K3 Fund) since 2011 when it acquired the brand from Fiskars, which ...

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