EQT Expansion Capital I provides mezzanine financing for the acquisition of Munksjö. The company was acquired by the EQT III Fund.
Munksjö is a leading European specialty paper producer, manufacturing specialty paper products which are sold to printers and impregnators. The company consists of three businesses: Decor paper, Specialty paper and Pulp. Munksjö is headquartered in Jönköping, Sweden and had approximately 1,500 employees and sales of € 452 million in 2004.