On 28 December 2018, Nalka Invest entered into an agreement to divest Hööks to Jula. Hööks is a leading
equestrian goods company in Scandinavia. The Höök family founded the company in Sweden in 1931, and it
currently generates annual revenues of approximately SEK 500m. The company operates more than 50
stores across Scandinavia as well as online shops. Hööks will continue to be an independent company within
the Jula group.
ABG Sundal Collier acted as sole financial adviser in the transaction. This is the second successful sell-side
transaction during the past 24 months where ABG Sundal Collier has advised Nalka Invest.
Hööks is Scandinavia's leading equestrian goods company, offering a wide range of products for riders,
horses, stables and dogs. Hööks has developed strong proprietary brands in addition to a range of external
Hööks was founded in 1931 and has grown to a network of over 50 stores in Sweden, Norway, Denmark and
Finland. The company has also built a strong online platform that mainly targets consumers in the Nordic
About Nalka Invest
Nalka was founded in 2015 in Stockholm in a merger between Alipes and Inter IKEA, but the foundation was
laid in 1943 in Älmhult.
Nalka invests in small- and medium-sized businesses primarily in the Nordic region. Nalka develops
independent, competitive and long-term profitable companies through commitment and cooperation.
Jula is a family-owned Swedish retailer offering an attractive range of products to home fixers and
professionals at low prices. Founded in 1979, Jula’s 99 stores and online shops across Sweden, Norway and
Poland generated revenues of approximately SEK 7bn in 2018.