Freshfields and Carthiel advise ASSA ABLOY on its acquisition of Albany Door Systems

Albany Door Systems is one of the global leaders in high-speed industrial doors. The company has approximately 700 employees and sales are expected to reach USD 185m (SEK 1,300m) in 2012 with an EBIT margin of around 8%.

ASSA ABLOY, the world’s leading lock group, with around 42,000 employees and sales of more than SEK 40 billion is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.

Freshfields Bruckhouse Deringer as lead counsel and Advokatfirman Carthiel as local counsel in Sweden have advised ASSA ABLOY.