Boris Kreiss

Associate, Paris

Biography

Overview

Boris Kreiss joined the Firm's Capital Markets group in Paris in 2014 as an associate after having practiced at the Paris office of a Magic Circle law firm.

Boris' experience includes advising issuers and underwriters in debt and equity capital markets transactions, including IPOs, share capital increases, equity-linked securities, block trades, debt transactions (standalones and EMTN), liability management and derivatives.

Bars and Courts
Paris Bar
Education
Post-Master's Degree in Business Law and Tax
University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas
Master's Degree in Business Law
University of Strasbourg
Languages
English
French

Experience

Rights issues/Capital increases
Air France-KLM (2017, €751 million), Direct Energie (2017, €130 million), Elis (2017, €325 million), Onxeo (2016, €11 million), Eurofins (2016, €300 million), Nicox (2016, €18 million; 2015, €27 million), CGG (2016, €350 million)

IPOs:
Kaufman & Broad (2016, €282 million, re-IPO), Elis (2015, €750 million)

Block Trades:
Vivendi / Ubisoft (2018, €2 billion), Airbus / Dassault Aviation (2016, €783 million), Group Bolloré / Havas (2015, €601 million)

Exchangeable/Convertible bonds issues:
Michelin (2018, US$600 million; 2017, US$100 million), LVMH (2016, US$150 million), Airbus/Dassault Aviation (2016, €1 billion)

Bonds Issues:
Icade (2018, €600 million), SES-imagotag (2016, €10 million), Bourbon (2014, €100 million)

Liability Management:
Icade (2018, €200 million), Air France-KLM (2018, €194.5 million), Galeries Lafayette (2017, €143 million), Nexity (2017, €151 million), Casino Tender Offer (2016, 537 million)

Euro PP:
Foncière INEA (2018, €100 million), Kaufman & Broad (2017, €150 million), SES-imagotag (2017, €40million)

Derivatives:
A65 Motorway Refinancing (2018), Financing for A355 Motorway in France (2018)