Published October, 2020

Armada has recruited Erik Thornell as Partner

Published October, 2020

We are pleased to announce that Erik Thornell has been recruited as Partner to our Stockholm office, bringing 20+ years of experience from raising and investing in Leveraged Buyout debt and 10+ years of Private Equity investing in the Nordics.

Erik most recently joins us from Segulah, a Nordic mid-market Private Equity fund, where he spent 10 years. At Segulah, Erik was Partner and Head of Debt Financing, but also served as a member of the Investment Committee and board member in some of the fund’s portfolio companies.

As Head of Debt Financing, Erik was responsible for co-ordinating all the debt financing and structuring activities of Segulah at fund and portfolio company level, involving a wide spectrum of financing instruments, including senior debt, unitranche, high-yield bond, mezzanine, revolver, bridge financing and equity co-investment solutions. Prior to that, Erik spent 8 years working for SEB Acquisition Finance, where he arranged both senior and subordinated buy-out financing for private equity sponsors and 7 years with ABN AMRO Structured Finance in Stockholm. Erik is a Swedish national and holds a M.Sc. in Finance and International Business from the Stockholm School of Economics.

For more information please contact:

Jan Wiklund, Joint Managing Partner of Armada, tel. +46 7055 14054