Applied Materials’ Acquisition of Picosun

Castrén & Snellman advised CapMan Growth Equity Fund on the deal.

Applied Materials, Inc. has acquired Picosun Oy, a privately held semiconductor equipment company based in Espoo, Finland.

Picosun is an innovator in atomic layer deposition (ALD) technology, primarily for specialty semiconductors.

CapMan Growth is a leading Finnish growth investor making significant minority investments in companies targeting strong growth and internationalisation. CapMan Growth is part of CapMan, a leading Nordic private asset expert with an active approach to value creation. It has over EUR 4.5 billion in assets under management.

Applied Materials is a U.S. company listed on Nasdaq. It is the leader in materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world.

The Castrén & Snellman team included Jan Örndahl (Picture) and Markus Rahnu.

Involved fees earner: Jan Örndahl – Castrén & Snellman; Markus Rahnu – Castrén & Snellman;

Law Firms: Castrén & Snellman;

Clients: CapMan;

Federica Tiefenthaler

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler