Samport Payment Services AB has a new owner

Press Release   •   Sep 25, 2014 11:00 BST

Cidron SuperPay AB (“SuperPay”) acquires Swedish payment company Samport Payment Services AB (“Samport”). The deal enables Samport to pursue aggressive expansion on the international payment services market.

Samport has experienced rapid growth in recent years, mainly on the market for payment solutions in the transport and restaurant sectors in the Nordic region. This deal will consolidate the company’s current position in the Nordic region and also facilitate international growth.

- Our strategy is to be one of the leading suppliers of payment solutions to shops and partners. The SuperPay deal will increase our access to capital and enable us to continue our work to implement this strategy at a faster pace. We want to lead the way in the development of both payment solutions and new services. We hope that our customers will see the benefits of this,” says Mikael Hedlöf, CEO of Samport.

Cidron SuperPay AB is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nordic Capital Fond VIII (“Nordic Capital”) and focuses on investments in the payment sector. Through Nordic Capital and SuperPay, Samport will have access to capital and support for the company’s future development and growth phase.

The transaction took place on 18 September 2014.

For more information, please contact:

Mikael Hedlöf , CEO of Samport Payment Services AB
Tel.: +46 (0)70 283 76 28

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