Alexander Berlin-Jarhamn is an associate in the Firm's bank finance practice in Stockholm and joined White & Case in 2017. His experience includes advising top-tier Nordic and international private equity funds (including Nordic Capital, Altor and FSN), banks, financial institutions and large corporations in relation to, amongst other things, domestic and cross-border leveraged acquisition finance transactions, recapitalizations and project finance transactions.
Represented a consortium consisting of Altor, Strawberry Equities (Petter Stordalen) and TDR on the acquisition of the Spanish hotel operator Airtours Resort Ownership España S.L. (AROE) as an add-on to Nordic Leisure Travel Group (Vinggruppen; f.k.a. Thomas Cook Northern Europe).
Represented a consortium consisting of Altor, Strawberry Equities (Petter Stordalen) and TDR on the acquisition of the business of Thomas Cook Northern Europe (Vinggruppen; to be re-branded to Nordic Leisure Travel Group).
Represented Altor in connection with the financing of their acquisition of Gummigrossen and RengasDuo, the market leading tire and tire related wholesalers in Sweden and Finland respectively.
Represented Nalka Invest AB on the acquisition of OneMed from 3i Group plc (3i).
Represented European Entertainment Intressenter BidCo AB (EE Intressenter) on the public cash offer to the shareholders in Cherry AB to acquire all Cherry shares at a price of SEK 87 per share.
Represented Adelis Equity Partners Fund II AB on the acquisition of Didriksons from Herkules Capital.
Represented FSN Capital in connection with the financing of their acquisition of the Mørenot group, a world leading supplier of equipment and services to the world’s fishery- and aquaculture industries.
Represented Quant AB (publ), as Issuer, on the issuance of €62.5 million senior secured floating rate bonds due 2023 and €28 million junior fixed rate bonds due 2023 governed by Swedish law. Quant, which is the global leader in industrial maintenance and owned by Nordic Capital, used the proceeds from the senior and junior bonds to refinance its outstanding facility of US$125 million (and uncommitted facility of up to US$50 million). The White & Case team also assisted on the establishment of a €20 million Multi- Currency Revolving Credit Facility provided by Nordea.
Represented Nordic Capital in connection with the financing of their acquisition of Ryds Bilglas, one of the leading vehicle glass repair and replacement companies in Sweden.
Represented Nomura and Barclays in connection with their acquisition of Cevian Capital’s entire stake in AB Volvo, the global leading truck manufacturer and the largest stock-listed entity in Sweden, and their subsequent on-sale of the entire stake to Geely.
Represented the private equity fund Altor Fund IV in connection with the financing of the successful acquisition of BTI Studios Holding AB, a leading global localization player.
Represented the Saferoad Group in relation to an unsecured refinancing related to the listing of Saferoad Holding ASA on the Oslo Stock Exchange.
Represented Handicare Group in relation to an unsecured refinancing related to the listing of Handicare Group AB on Nasdaq Stockholm.