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Bygghemmas price tag: 2.5 billion

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Viveca Ax:son Johnson, chairman of Nordstjernan since 2007.

It was in the beginning of October that the family Ax:son Johnson's investment company Nordstjernan sold e-handelsjätten Bygghemma, as it took 88 per cent of the shares in the. The buyer was the private equity firm FSN Capital, which owns the retail chain Kjell & Company.

Read more: Miljardaffären clear: Nordstjernan sells Bygghemma

Bygghemma has grown at rocket speed the last few years and had a turnover in its last completed fiscal year, 2.3 billion.

We bought the company in 2014 and then we had a plan, together with the management to get it to grow greatly.

To deliver the plan has gone much faster than we had thought , said the Nordstjernan's ceo Tomas Billing to the Di Digital after the transaction.

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