Tina Kostelenos | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Tina Kostelenos

Associate, London

T +44 20 7532 2198

E tina.kostelenos@whitecase.com

Overview

Tina Kostelenos is an Associate in the Firm's London office. Tina has a broad range experience in public and private transactions, including domestic, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, private equity transactions and general corporate advisory.

Prior to joining White & Case, Tina practiced at a leading international law firm in Australia.

Bars and Courts

  • Supreme Court of Victoria
  • High Court of Australia

Education

  • LLB, Deakin University
  • BCrim, Deakin University

Languages

  • English

Experience

Examples of Tina's experience since joining White & Case include advising:

Mizuho Securities, the Japanese investment banking and securities firm, as the financial adviser to SoftBank Group Corp. on its landmark £24.3 billion acquisition of ARM Holdings plc, the UK-based world leader in semiconductor intellectual property.

Arval (subsidiary of BNP Paribas) on its €2.4billion acquisition of GE Capital Fleet Services in Europe.

Comverse Inc on its US$400m acquisition of Acision Global Limited.

Sinclair IS Pharma plc on its £132m sale of its non-aesthetics business to Alliance Pharma plc.

Examples of Tina's experience prior to joining White & Case include advising:

BHP Billiton Limited in relation to its A$13bn demerger/spin-off of South32 (its non-core assets).

Greencross Limited as part of its A$210m scrip/cash acquisition of CF Group Holdings Pty Ltd.

Mammoth Pets on its AUD$750m reverse takeover/ merger with Greencross Limited.

TPG and Carlyle on various hospital sales and acquisitions in relation to Healthscope Limited, prior to its A$2.2bn IPO.

A private equity house on its approx. A$2.5bn bid to acquire Royal Dutch Shell plc’s Australian downstream businesses.

A large financial institution in relation to its internal restructure.

Elders Limited in relation to the wind up of its various forestry managed investment schemes.