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Thinking of expanding through an business acquisition in China ?

Main organised by the Finnish Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai and co-hosted by the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in China, In this hybrid seminar, we will take a look into the one of the recent expansion projects where Finnish construction technology company, PEIKKO, acquired a company in China. The driving force at PEIKKO behind this, Mr. Michal Horak opens up their success story a year after the acquisition and walks the audience through ups and downs on their journey to success.


16:00-16:10 Introduction

16:10-16:45 Story sharing on the Peikko´s first acquisition in China

  • How did Peikko start? What´s the rationale for looking into M&A in China?
  • How was the M&A process and what are the key challenges along the way?
  • How did Peikko retain key staffs and ensure a successful post-M&A integration?
  • Looking back – how is the acquired company doing today and what is Peikko´s recommendation on Do and Don´ts

16:45-17:00 Q&A

17:00-17:30 Networking


2 November, 2023



16:00 - 17:30 (Beijing Time)


Michal Horak, Vice President, APAC at Peikko Construction Material (China) Co., Ltd.

Tony Wang, Partner at Nordic Match., Ltd.




Member Offline: 100 RMB

Member Online: Complimentary

Non-member Offline: 250 RMB



Nordic Match Ltd.

21F, Sino-Ocean Tower Phase II, No. 618 East Yan An Road, Shanghai, China



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Sponsors and Partners

Corporate Gold Partners

A special thanks to our Corporate Gold Partners for supporting the Swedish business community in China.

Corporate Silver Partners

A special thanks to our Corporate Silver Partners for supporting the Swedish business community in China.