Johanna Marin, Folmer’s founding Partner and Investment Director, defended her dissertation in the discipline of Management and Organisation of the Turku School of Economics on 12 February 2021. The target organization for the dissertation was Folmer’s own platform target company. The research confirms the affective nature of organizational identity, provides theoreticalization of the area and shows the practical significance of the results as part of the ownership change situation resulting from the acquisition. The results of the dissertation are applicable to the private equity industry and, more broadly, to various M&A transactions.
Dissertation in electronic format: https://www.utupub.fi/handle/10024/151113