SafeRoad

Sector/industry

Traffic safety products and services

Saferoad is a leading Road Safety and Road Infrastructure solutions provider in Northern, Central and Eastern Europe. Saferoad's business comprises of road signs and technical traffic products, road marking, roadway illumination, road railings and bridge parapets, and rock and tunnel securing.

The Company has 108 sales offices across 20 European countries. The SafeRoad Group was formed as a result of the merger of the Euroskilt Group and the ├śrsta Group in spring 2007.

Nordic Capital Fund VII acquired Saferoad in September 2008. Since then SafeRoad has made several add-on acquisitions and has also entered new markets, as the UK.

Management:
  • Morten Holum, CEO
  • Svein Vestermo, CFO
Key Information: Revenues 2016*: EUR 620 million Employees: 2650 Ownership: Nordic Capital Fund VII, controlling shareholding Date of investment: 2008 Head office: Oslo, Norway
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