Gustaf Wiklund

Associate, Stockholm

Biography

Overview

Gustaf Wiklund is an associate in our Capital Markets practice in Stockholm.

Gustaf has significant experience from advising domestic and international issuers, owners, sponsors and underwriters on a variety of capital markets transactions, including IPOs, rights issues, ABBs and private placements, as well as public M&A transactions, such as international buy-outs. He also advises several listed companies on various corporate governance related matters, including in relation to general meetings and compliance.

Prior to joining White & Case, Gustaf studied Law at Gothenburg School of Business, Economics and Law, and Business Administration, Economics, Project Management and IT at, among other, Uppsala University and Stockholm University.

Education
LLM
Master of Laws
Gothenburg School of Business

Economics and Law, Sweden

Languages
Swedish
English

Experience

Selected representative transactions include advising/representing:

Jefferies, Carnegie, DNB, Cowen and Kempen as the joint global coordinators and placement agents in connection with the private placement of shares in Oncopeptides.

Carnegie and Nordea in connection with the SEK 4.2 billion IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Karnov Group.

Bridgepoint and European Entertainment Intressenter BidCo AB on the public cash offer to the shareholders of Cherry.

Jefferies, Carnegie and DNB as the joint bookrunners and placement agents in connection with the private placement of shares in Oncopeptides.

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

Deutsche Bank and Nordea as the joint bookrunners and placement agents in connection with the private placement of shares in Hoist Finance.

Arion Banki, a leading universal relationship bank in Iceland, and Kaupthing in connection with the IPO and dual-listing in Stockholm and Reykjavik of Arion Bank.

EQT in their dual track exit of Piab resulting in the sale to Investor AB (publ) (Patricia Industries) for an enterprise value of SEK 7.0 bn.

Projektengagemang and its founders in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Projektengagemang.

Ovzon and its founders in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq First North Premier listing of Ovzon.

DNB, Swedbank and Crédit Agricole as placement agents in connection with the private placement of shares in Recipharm.

Handicare and its principal shareholder Nordic Capital in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Handicare.

Carnegie, Goldman Sachs, Danske Bank, Jefferies, Nordea and Swedbank as underwriters in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Munters.

Carnegie, Danske Bank and Berenberg as underwriters in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Boozt.

ABG Sundal Collier, Carnegie and DNB as underwriters in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Oncopeptides.