Press release – Alder AB acquires SAMON AB

aug 19, 2020

Vellinge (Malmö), Sweden – August 18, 2020 – It is with profound pleasure the we today can 
announce that Alder AB, a Nordic investment fund based in Stockholm, has acquired SAMON AB, a
 world leading manufacturer of gas detection solutions sold world-wide.
With Alder AB as majority shareholder Samon AB plans to accelerate their already rapid growing
international expansion strategy.
SAMON AB has an annual turnover of approx. SEK 50 mill. The selling price of SAMON AB is not
disclosed.
As a result of the acquisition Jonas Sjöström, founder (1990) and CEO of SAMON AB, will continue as
CEO and minority shareholder together with the entire management group who also invest in the
new company.
Many new recruitments will be needed in order to meet the expansive goals set for the future.

About Alder
Alder II AB is a Nordic investment fund with the goal of creating the best possible conditions for long-
term development of sustainable technology companies. With a mix of industrial and financial
expertise and with the interest in entrepreneurship as a driving force, Alder creates profitable growth
in close companionship with our companies. For more information, visit www.alder.se .

About SAMON AB
Samon develops and manufactures gas detection products for the refrigeration industry and for
demand-based control of garage ventilation. The company has a wide range of detection options for
the most common gases combined with complete control solutions. Samon has extensive experience
of providing cost-effective systems and safe gas detection for land based as well as marine
applications. For more information, visit www.samon.se or:

Jonas Sjöström, CEO of Samon
Mobile: +46 70 575 49 33
jonas.sjostrom@samon.se

/ Jørgen Bo Krogh
SAMON AB 19/8/2020.

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