David Riihonen

Associate, Stockholm

Biography

Overview

David is an associate within the Nordic Private Equity team in our Global M&A Practice in Stockholm and joined White & Case in 2017. David mainly advises Nordic private equity houses and has experience from assisting clients with M&A, LBOs, complex carve-outs and corporate matters in various industries.

Prior to joining White & Case, David worked with private equity as an associate at another law firm.

Education
LLM
Juris kandidat
Stockholm University

Sweden

Languages
Swedish
English

Experience

EQT
Represented EQT on the divestment of IP-Only.

EQT
Represented EQT and its portfolio company Iver on the acquisition of IT Gården from Norvestor.

EQT
Represented EQT and its portfolio company Iver on the acquisition of Solid Park, a Swedish managed IT services provider.

EQT
Represented EQT on the public cash offer to the shareholders of Karo Pharma.

EQT
Represented EQT on the divestment of Piab to Patricia Industries.

EQT
Represented EQT on the carveout of DGC’s data communication operations to IP-Only.

EQT
Represented EQT and its portfolio company Iver on the acquisition of Alliero Services.

EQT
Represented EQT on the restructuring of its portfolio companies Candidator and DGC to form the new portfolio company Iver, creating a substantially larger managed IT services provider.

EQT
Represented EQT on the acquisition of Candidator, a Swedish managed IT services provider with capabilities for full IT outsourcing in Sweden and Norway.

Fazer
Represented Fazer on the acquisition of Froosh from Unilever Ventures.

EQT
Represented EQT on the sale of a minority stake in Anticimex to a small group of blue chip investors.

DUAL Co. Ltd.
Represented DUAL Co. Ltd., the listed South Korea-based manufacturer of car interior materials and products, on the acquisition of Borgstena Group Sweden, the Sweden-based automotive textile supplier.

Accent
Represented Accent on the acquisition of Oral Care from Procuritas.

Coupa
Represented Coupa, the Nasdaq-listed software company, on the acquisition of Trade Extensions, the sourcing optimisation software firm.

EQT
Represented EQT’s portfolio company Anticimex on the acquisition of WiseCon.

Synthomer
Represented Synthomer on the carveout of Perstorp Oxo Belgium from Perstorp.

Verlinvest
Represented Verlinvest and China Resources on their investment in Oatly.

Valedo
Represented Valedo on the establishment of Origo Group through the parallel acquisitions of CMA Research and Markör Marknad & Kommunikation.

Valedo
Represented Valedo on the divestment of Akademikliniken to Polaris.

Fazer
Represented Fazer on the acquisition of Frebaco Kvarn.

Adelis
Represented Adelis on the acquisition of Nordomatic.

Publications

Aktier som underlag för företagshypotek, Juridisk Tidskrift 2015/16 s. 400, (author)