Artturi Puoskari advises Finnish and international clients in corporate and financial transactions, including bank finance as well as mergers and acquisitions. Artturi's bank finance experience includes acquisition finance, real estate finance and general bank lending, representing lenders as well as corporate clients.
Artturi joined White & Case in 2017 after his graduation from law school.
Advising Technopolis Plc in connection with its €518 million refinancing arrangement with three Nordic financial institutions. The financing arrangement consists of four secured facilities: (i) €150 million term loan facility for refinancing existing debt, (ii) €100 million committed capex facility, (iii) €100 million committed revolving credit facility and (iv) €168 million guarantee facility.
Advising The Blackstone Group in relation to the EUR 1.6 billion refinancing of Sponda Plc's group companies carried out in connection with Blackstone's tender offer for Sponda Plc shares. In the refinancing, the group's financing structure was changed from primarily unsecured financing to secured financing involving extensive security over the group’s real estate assets.
Advising Nordika, a Swedish property group, on the financing for the purchase of three office properties in Helsinki. The financing was provided by the German bank Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen Girozentrale (Helaba).
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.