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Setterwalls

STUREGATAN 10, PO BOX 1050, 101 39 STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
Tel:
Work +46 8 598 890 00
Fax:
Fax +46 8 598 890 90
Email:
Web:
www.setterwalls.se
Gothenburg, Malmo, Stockholm

Adv Jörgen Axelsson

Tel:
Work +46 8 598 890 50
Email:
Setterwalls

Work Department

Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT)

Position

Partner, Advokat - Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT), Commercial, Corporate and M&A.

Career

2006- Setterwalls; 2001-2006, Linklaters; 1985-2001, Lagerlöf & Leman; 1983-1985, City Court of Trelleborg, law clerk.

Languages

English

Member

International bar Association (IBA) Swedish Bar Association

Education

1983, University of Lund (LL.M.)


Sweden

Capital markets

Within: Leading individuals

Jörgen S. Axelsson - Setterwalls

Within: Capital markets

Setterwalls has a strong IPO and listing practice with notable experience in the life sciences sector. Jonas Frii advised Arise on a rights issuance of convertible bonds with preferential rights for existing shareholders, and Jörgen S. Axelsson assisted Instalco Intressenter with its IPO and listing on Nasdaq Stockholm. Frii and Axelsson jointly lead the team with Maria Dahlqvist; Marcus Nivinger is also a name to note. Senior associate Axel Helle joined from Advokatfirman Cederquist KB, while Anders Grefberg moved in-house at AMF Pension.

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IT and telecoms

Within: IT and telecoms

Recognised for its 'deep knowledge', Setterwalls is well versed in digital transformation and data protection work and regularly acts for clients in the fintech and healthtech sectors. The teams in Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö are led by Jörgen Axelsson (who is noted for 'his quick understanding and clear advice'), Fredrik Roos and Marc Tullgren respectively. Highlights included advising China Euro Vehicle Technology (CEVT) on a preparatory global investigation relating to the concept for Geely's new brand Lynk & Co, Axelsson handling the Swedish aspects of Harvey Nash's global GDPR project, and Johan Hallén assisting an e-commerce app with its establishment and go-to-market phase including procurement, financing, GDPR and licensing issues.

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