Peter Gyllenhammar ABs registered name was until Februari 2015 Bronsstädet AB
PGAB is a privately owned investment company with long term investments within the industrial, property, retail and financial sectors.
PGAB is a proactive owner with significant in-depth involvement in the entities and assets in which we invest.
With an extensive network and significant experience of financial transactions, PGAB can add value to its investments.
A strong balance sheet together with a flexible and constructive organization allows PGAB to react and act swiftly and efficiently when opportunities arise.
PGAB has four principal “business areas”;
Duroc AB (ownership 79%) is a listed, acquisition-oriented company with the main focus on creating long-term value for shareholders.
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Johnson & Starley Ltd (J&S) is a market leading producer of niche heating and ventilation products for the UK market. The company, established in 1922, turns over ca 140 MSEK with a historically good profit margin. The company has an equity capital of ca 40 MSEK.
Direktlaminat AB (DLAB) import, process and distribute laminated board products. Based in Hjortsberga, Sweden, DLAB turns over ca 100 MSEK with good results. The company has a strong financial position and exhibits a historically stable profitability.
Galjaden Fastigheter AB (80% owned) own and manage ca 130.000 sqm of commercial properties, principally in Sweden but also to a smaller extent in Estonia.
In addition, the PGAB group owns two properties in England.
Teknikmagasinet was founded in 1989 and operates, with a total of 135 stores, in Sweden, Norway, Finland and online. The company offers everything from smart technology like mobile chargers, fitness bands and wireless headphones to fun gadgets that suit all ages. The company is trading ca. 800MSEK and has an equity of ca. 170 MSEK.
Publicly traded investments
PGAB mostly invest in “small-cap”-companies, predominantly in Sweden and the UK. Most often PGAB aim to establish a position as the largest shareholder in the companies in which we invest, our investment profile is typically that of a “proactive investor”.
PGAB traditionally prefer to invest in industrial entities, we are typically long term holders, and also involved in strategic development within the companies in which we invest.
Examples of companies in which PGAB today have invested;
In addition to investing in equity PGAB also has a small loan portfolio.
PGAB is 100% owned by Gyllenhammar Holding AB, which is fully owned by Peter Gyllenhammar, the company´s Chairman.
The company was founded in 2001 and has with good results built up its real estate business, together with its investment activities in Sweden as well as the UK.
PGAB´s head office, with three employees, is based in Stockholm, Sweden.
Thanks to a satisfactory profitability PGAB has been able to expand strongly while retaining a sound financial position.
PGAB´s overall objective is to generate a strong growth in the company´s value and cash flow in the best interest of owners, while respecting the interest of various other stakeholders and always retaining a conservative financial policy.
PGAB´s has a book value Equity of in excess of 1 000 MSEK. We do not apply IFRS accounting and accordingly we retain substantial surplus values (“hidden reserves”) in our portfolio of properties, investments as well as businesses.
For financial information 2016/2017 click here.
For financial information 2017/2018 click here.
PETER GYLLENHAMMAR AB
Stockholm 114 47
Tel: +46(0)8 120 510 00