Divested

Ryds Bilglas is Sweden's leading company in window repairs and replacements for vehicles.

92%

NPS score

96%

...of incoming calls are answered within 90 seconds

120+

Workshops

Divested

Business Description

Ryds Bilglas is Sweden’s market leading company in the field of repairs and replacements of vehicle windows. Ryds Bilglas was founded in 1947 by Erik Ryd and today the company has over 300 employees working at 110+ repair sites in Sweden and 10+ repair sites in Norway.

Ryds offers an end-to-end service solution to consumers, from coordination with insurance companies to temporary rental arrangements of rental cars or bikes.

Company information

Company Ryds Bilglas
Status Divested
Industry Consumer
Nalkas ownership 61%
Investment year 2012
Year of exit 2017
HQ Huddinge, Sweden
Turnover 2016 SEK 622m
Employees 358
Website rydsbilglas.se
CEO Anders Jensen

Investment Rationale

Ryd’s is the leading company in an attractive and non-cyclical market. The company closely cooperates with insurance companies to offer their customers excellent service. Ryds Bilglas grows both organically and through consolidation of the Swedish market – supported by a strong platform with considerable synergies between workshops.