Aatos Solhagen | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Aatos Solhagen
Aatos Solhagen

Aatos Solhagen

Associate, Helsinki

T +358 9 228 64 324

T +358 40 7676 324

E aatos.solhagen@whitecase.com

Overview

Aatos Solhagen advises industrial clients and private equity firms on domestic and cross border mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Solhagen also advises clients in real estate transactions relating to business and residential premises as well as in various infrastructure projects. In addition, Mr. Solhagen advises clients in a broad range of other general commercial and corporate law matters, including M&A insurance underwriting.

Mr. Solhagen joined the Firm in 2013 after his graduation.

Bars and Courts

  • Finnish Bar Association

Education

  • LLM, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Law

Languages

  • Finnish
  • Swedish
  • English
  • German

Experience

Multiple M&A insurance underwriting projects

Advising several M&A warranty & indemnity insurance providers and underwriters, including amongst others Tokio Marine HCC and Riskpoint, in the underwriting of transaction insurance policies for multiple business transactions in the Nordic markets.

Nordika's acquisition of Finnish Properties, 2017

Representing Swedish real estate investment and asset management group Nordika on the acquisition of three office properties located in Helsinki, Finland, from European Property Investors Special Opportunities 4 (Episo 4) and Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company.

Construction of an industrial combined heat and power plant, 2016

Advising the European Investment Bank, Nordic Investment Bank and a group of commercial lenders, including ING Belgium SA/NV, Nordea Bank Finland Plc, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB, The Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd., UniCredit Bank AG London Branch and UniCredit Bank Austria AG, on the project infrastructure arrangements relating to the financing of the construction of a new industrial combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Kilpilahti, Finland.

Metso Corporation sale of its process automation systems business to Valmet Corporation, 2015

Representing Metso Corporation, a leading minerals processing and flow control technology and services supplier for the mining, oil and gas and aggregates industries, on the EUR 340 million sale of its process automation systems business to Valmet Corporation.

Airbus Group sale of minority stake in Patria Oyj, 2014

Representing Airbus Group, a European multinational aerospace and defense company, on the sale of its 26.8 percent minority stake in Patria Oyj, a Finnish defense company, to the company.

Huhtamäki Oyj sale of films business, 2014

Representing Huhtamäki Oyj, a leading manufacturer of consumer and specialty packaging, on the €141 million divestment of its Films business to DBAG Fund VI, a fund advised by Deutsche Beteiligungs AG.

Kemira Oyj sale of ChemSolutions' formic acid business, 2014

Representing Kemira Oyj, a global chemicals company headquartered in Finland serving customers in water-intensive industries, on the EUR 140 million divestment of its ChemSolutions' formic acid business to Taminco Corporation.