Daniel Gillenkirch is an associate in the Firm's Capital Markets group in Frankfurt.
He represents corporates, investment banks and investors in a wide range of banking and capital markets matters. Daniel Gillenkirch advises on equity and debt capital markets transactions including hybrid capital and equity-linked bond issuances.
Furthermore, he provides financial institutions and financial technology (fintech) companies with advice on all regulatory requirements.
Prior to joining White & Case, Daniel Gillenkirch worked as a trainee lawyer for two major international law firms and with a leading bank in Frankfurt.
Advised a consortium of banks on a bond issue by adidas AG with a total volume of EUR 1 billion, issued in two bonds with a nominal amount of EUR 500 each.
Advised Adler Group S.A. on the issue of a EUR 1.5 billion bond, consisting of two tranches, a EUR 700 million tranche and a EUR 800 million tranche, and ADLER Real Estate AG, a company of the ADLER Group, on a repurchase offer in relation to a EUR 500 million bond.
Advised the joint lead managers on Berlin Hyp AG's issuance of green Pfandbriefe for an aggregate principle amount of EUR 500 million.
Advised the joint lead managers and the co-lead manager on the issue of the debut sustainability-linked bond issue by Berlin Hyp AG in the aggregate principal amount of EUR 500 million.
Advised Austrian fintech Bitpanda on the expansion of its product portfolio to include Bitpanda Bitcoin ETC, on the structuring and implementation process, on the approval and notification by the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority as well as on regulatory, commercial, corporate and tax aspects.
Advised the joint lead managers on Covestro AG's issue of bonds with an aggregate principal amount of EUR 500 million.
Advised Deutsche Lufthansa AG on the issuance of notes with a principal amount of EUR 1 billion. The bonds consist of two tranches of EUR 500 million each.
Advised the joint bookrunners on the issuance of a EUR 400 million green bond by DIC Asset AG.
Advised German real estate company D.V.I. Deutsche Vermögens- und Immobilienverwaltungs GmbH on all capital markets and corporate law aspects of the issuance of its EUR 350 million debut bond.
Advised EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG on its debut Schuldschein transaction. The EUR 500 million transaction consists of several tranches with different maturity profiles.
Advised EnBW Group on the issuance of Green Bonds with a principal amount of EUR 1 billion, issued in two tranches of EUR 500 million each and guaranteed by EnBW Baden-Württemberg AG.
Advised E.ON on the issuance of a Green Bond with an aggregate principal amount of EUR 750 million.
Advised Eurogrid on the debut issuance Green Bonds with a total value of EUR 750 million.
Federal Republic of Germany
Advised the Federal Republic of Germany on the first issue of a EUR 6.5 billion Green Federal Bond.
Advised the Federal Republic of Germany on the issue of EUR 7.5 billion fixed rate bonds.
Advised a syndicate of banks on a EUR 4 billion Green Federal bond issued by the Federal Republic of Germany.
Advised a syndicate of banks on a EUR 5 billion Green Federal bond issued by the Federal Republic of Germany.
Advised the joint bookrunners with regard to the sustainability-linked bond issue by JAB Holdings B.V. in the aggregate principal amount of EUR 500 million, guaranteed by JAB Holding Company S.à r.l.
Advised Group Keolis SAS on its EUR 100 million inaugural Schuldschein transaction. The transaction consists of two floating-rate Schuldschein tranches with terms of five and seven years. The two tranches include an innovative sustainability-KPI-linked structure.
Advised the joint lead managers on the issue of hybrid bonds by OMV Aktiengesellschaft in the amount of EUR 1.25 billion.
Advised the joint lead managers on the bond issue of OMV Aktiengesellschaft in the amount of EUR 1.75 billion.
Advised Symrise AG on the issue of a EUR 500 million bond.
Advised Valeo SE on its EUR 266 million Schuldschein transaction. The transaction consists of several tranches with different maturity profiles and is divided into three fixed-rate and two floating-rate Schuldschein tranches with terms between three and seven years. Three tranches include an innovative ESG-KPI-linked structure.
Advised the Joint Lead Managers on the issue by Vonovia SE of one social bond and one green bond with an aggregate principal amount of EU 1.5 billion.
Wöckener, Karsten, Gillenkirch, Daniel, Preuße, Dr. Thomas: The law on the introduction of electronic securities - An initial assessment from a practical perspective, BKR 2021, p. 460
Wöckener, Karsten, Gillenkirch, Daniel, Preuße, Dr. Thomas: The draft law on the introduction of electronic securities - Overview and assessment of the future legal situation with regard to the legal systems in France and Luxembourg, BKR 2020, p. 551
Wöckener, Karsten, Gillenkirch, Daniel, Hauman, Mindy, Höfer, Helmut: New German Electronic Securities Regulation to come, IFLR, September 2020