Espoo, Finland - Nokia has completed its divestment of Vertu, the global leader in luxury mobile phones, to EQT VI. The transaction was originally announced on June 14, 2012. As part of the transaction, approximately 1,000 employees have transferred with Vertu. Nokia retains a 10% minority shareholding in Vertu.
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