Suomalainen Kirjakauppa has acquired Jamera Oy

​Suomalainen Kirjakauppa Ltd has acquired the stock of Jamera Oy on 1 June 2018. The acquisition includes all Jamera’s business activities, its stores in Helsinki, Lahti, Tampere, Jyväskylä and Oulu as well as Jamera online shop. Suomalainen Kirjakauppa is part of Otava Group. Jamera will continue as an independent unit and the acquisition does not have an effect on the personnel. As an owner, Suomalainen Kirjakauppa wants to introduce new opportunities to develop Jamera’s business.

Hanna Haukkapää will start as managing director of Jamera Oy on 1 June 2018. She has worked previously in publishing as managing director of Oy Finn Lectura Ab and in fundraising with the Finnish Committee for UNICEF. Jamera Oy’s previous owners Anne Maaninka, Janne Maaninka and Tuomas Lappalainen will continue for the time being as advisers in Jamera Oy.

More information:
Hanna Haukkapää, hanna.haukkapaa@jamera.net,  tel. +358 40 8442 356
Minna Kokka, minna.kokka@suomalainen.com,  tel. +358 40 1454 111