March 2020

Sweco acquires KANT arkitekter

Sweco has signed an agreement to acquire the Danish architecture firm KANT Arkitekter. KANT Arkitekter has a strong position in the public-sector learning and housing segments, particularly in the eastern part of Denmark.

The acquisition is part of Sweco’s growth strategy with the aim of holding a leading position in all home markets over the long term. Through the acquisition Sweco will have a total of 1,150 architects, of which 320 are in Denmark.                          

“Through combining our expertise, we will create a unique position from which we are able to offer our clients fully integrated architecture and technical consultancy advisory services. I am proud to say that we are continuing the journey to strengthen our market position in Denmark in terms of integrated consultancy services. I truly welcome our new colleagues at KANT arkitekter to Sweco,” says Dariush Rezai, President of Sweco Denmark.

Established in 1977, KANT Arkitekter mainly focus on projects for public clients within the learning segment and the public housing segment. Today the company has around 75 employees in one office location in Copenhagen. The full-year 2018 revenues amount to DKK 90 million.

Further information:
Torben Klausen
Division Manager, Architecture, Sweco Danmark and Årstiderne Arkitekter
T: +45 4018 3232
E: tk@aarstiderne.dk

Anne Aksglæde Stahl
Hed of Communication and Marketing, Sweco Danmark
T: +45 2165 6455
E: anne.aksglaede@sweco.dk