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A-Katsastus Group acquires car body shop Harry Lampinen Oy

A-Katsastus Group Oy and car body shop Harry Lampinen Oy have signed an agreement on 31 December with which Harry Lampinen Oy’s business operations will become a part of A-Katsastus Group. The company will continue its operations as an independent subsidiary belonging to the Group as of 1 January 2016. 

Harry Lampinen Oy’s turnover is approximately EUR 3 million and it employs 16 persons. Jyrki Lampinen will continue as the managing director of the company after the transaction. 

“We are seeking growth in areas related to the automotive industry that are natural for us to pursue, and this acquisition is a consistent step in our strategy. Since 1989, Harry Lampinen has been a well-known and respected operator in the Helsinki metropolitan area. Their services and expertise of the staff excellently complement the service range of A-Katsastus Group in their current location at MotorCenter Espoonlahti, adjacent to our inspection station,” says Kari Kivikoski, CEO of A-Katsastus Group.

The contracting parties have decided not to disclose the transaction price.

For further information, please contact Kari Kivikoski, CEO, A-Katsastus Group via Outi Arola, Head of Communications, tel. +358 45 632 2007.