July 2017

Torf Corporation and Men’s Healthaward

Our portfolio company, Torf Corporation, won the Product of the Year 2017 awarded by Men's Health magazine.

The winning products were:

  • dermo men sensitive - soothing after-shave balm
  • dermo men barber - balm-gel for men with facial hair
  • dermo men anti-age 40+ - regenerating anti-wrinkle cream
  • dermo men pure - deep cleansing face gel
  • dermo men hair –a strengthening anti hair-loss tonic

The readers of Men's Health considered dermo men pure (deepcleansing face gel) and green men (refreshing shower gel) as the best products.

Increasing our stake in Golpasz S.A.

In accordance with an earlier agreement, we bought additional shares from the minority shareholders and increased our stake in Golpasz S.A. from 67 per cent to 85 per cent. We have been an investor in Golpasz S.A. since December 2015.

Kent Orrgren at the European Health and Fitness Forum in Cologne

Kent Orrgren, CEO at World Class, performed at the European Health and Fitness Forum in Cologne. The 5th annual event brought together top experts from different sectors of the industry and over 400 delegates from 34 countries to discuss human capital in the European fitness sector.