Go to deals
Business Support Services | Other Industries | Private Equity

Dansk Bygningsanalyse AS has been acquired by Shield Group International

Shield Group International has acquired Dansk Bygningsanalyse AS (DBA) in a move to enter the Scandinavian market. For DBA, the transaction brings new opportunities by being part of an international group of companies. Financial details of this transaction have not been disclosed.

Founded in 1988, DBA specializes in technical testing and analyses of indoor climate, fungi, rot and insect attack, fiber, moisture and other critical environmental factors.

Shield Group International, part of the Dutch company ACTA, is internationally active in providing consultancy and laboratory services. Hans van der Wart, CEO at Shield Group’s head office in Rotterdam, Netherlands, commented on the deal, stressing that, “this deal is of significant importance to Shield Group International as we want to move into Scandinavia. DBA specializes in providing high quality safety and environmental monitoring and management solutions, and will broaden and strengthen Shield’s portfolio in Europe according to our strategy.”

Jørgen Fode, who will continue as Director of DBA, said: “There will be no changes in the company's business concept, organization, planning and service providing. I strongly believe that together we and our clients can benefit from future synergies through the new ownership. By joining Shield Group, DBA can grow in Denmark and also enter into other Scandinavian countries. This is an exciting time with lots of opportunities for DBA and its team.”

Oaklins' team in Denmark was engaged as the strategic and financial advisor to the owner of Dansk Bygningsanalyse AS in connection with the sale of the company. Oaklins' team in the Netherlands assisted with identifying and contacting the final buyer, Shield Group International.

M&A sell-side

Talk to the deal team

 Daniel  Sand

Daniel Sand

Copenhagen, Denmark
Oaklins Beierholm
 Maarten  Wolleswinkel

Maarten Wolleswinkel

Amsterdam, Netherlands
Oaklins Netherlands

Related deals

Zephyr Group has acquired PK OEM Parts
Private Equity | Industrial Machinery & Components | Logistics

Zephyr Group has acquired PK OEM Parts

Zephyr Group has acquired PK OEM Parts. With the entry of PK OEM Parts, Zephyr Group aims to achieve a consolidated turnover of approximately US$65 million in 2023. The acquisition will allow an increase in the services and product range offered to customers by leveraging the group’s know-how and logistical capabilities. Furthermore, the acquisition represents a step forward in the growth and consolidation strategy that Zephyr Group started in 2018 with the acquisition of Spanish competitor SKV.

Learn more
Baird Capital invests in Freemarket
Private Equity | Financial Services

Baird Capital invests in Freemarket

Baird Capital has completed a growth capital investment in Freemarket. The investment supports Freemarket’s continuing fast growth and international expansion, as well as providing a partial cash-out to existing shareholders.

Learn more
Strahinjcica has been acquired by Studenac
Private Equity | Consumer & Retail

Strahinjcica has been acquired by Studenac

The owner of Strahinjcica has sold the company to Studenac.

Learn more