Alecta pays $79M for an equity stake in Apotea.
The deal was made with current owner, AP6, for SEK 768M ($79M) for controlling a 19% equity stake in the company. The transaction values Apotea at approximately SEK 4 billion ($410M).
Apotea was founded by Pär Svärdson and Fabian Fischer, who took over the ownership in Familjeapoteket in 2003. The company operates an online only, full-scale pharmacies and has sales of SEK 2.7bn ($280M).