Anders Karlsson | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Anders Karlsson

Associate, Stockholm

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Overview

Anders is an associate in our Bank Finance practice in Stockholm and joined White & Case in 2018.

Prior to joining White & Case, Anders worked for three years as legal counsel at Nordic Trustee, the leading independent provider of Bond Trustee and Agent Services in the Nordic Financial Markets. Anders has extensive experience of both corporate and high-yield bonds as well as regulatory capital transactions. Furthermore, Anders has significant experience in liability management transactions such as bond restructurings and amendment and waiver processes.

Education

  • LLM, Master of Laws, Stockholm University, Sweden
  • BSc, Business Administration, Stockholm School of Business, Sweden
  • Studies in International Finance and Investment Decisions, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Lima, Peru

Languages

  • Swedish
  • English
  • Spanish

Experience

Represented ABG Sundal Collier ASA, DNB Bank ASA and Pareto Securities AS, as Arrangers, on the issuance by Brado AB (publ) of SEK 600 million senior secured floating rate bonds due 2023 and SEK 150 million junior floating rate bonds due 2023 governed by Swedish law. Brado, which is part of the Adolfsen Group, used the proceeds from the senior and junior bonds to acquire and refinance the private healthcare provider Frösunda Group AB. The Firm also assisted on the related intercreditor arrangements.

Represented Carnegie Investment Bank AB (publ) as bookrunner on the issuance by Moment Group AB (publ) of up to SEK 400 million senior unsecured floating rate notes due 2021. Moment Group, which is one of the leading actors in the experience industry in Northern Europe, used the proceeds to refinance existing debt and for general corporate purposes (including acquistions).

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.