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

Representation of Carnegie Investment Bank as sole global coordinator and joint bookrunner and Swedbank as joint bookrunner in connection with the EUR 64 million IPO and Nasdaq Helsinki listing of Optomed.

Representation of Karo Pharma in connection with its fully underwritten SEK 2.0 billion rights issue.

Representation of Jefferies, Carnegie, DNB, Cowen and Kempen as the joint global coordinators and placement agents in connection with the SEK 727 million private placement of shares in Oncopeptides.

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

Representation of Bridgepoint and European Entertainment Intressenter BidCo AB on the SEK 9.2 billion public cash offer to the shareholders of Cherry.

Representation of EQT on the SEK 6.2 billion public cash offer to the shareholders of Karo Pharma.

Representation of Jefferies, Carnegie and DNB as the joint bookrunners and placement agents in connection with the SEK 546 million private placement of shares in Oncopeptides.

Representation of Deutsche Bank and Nordea as the joint bookrunners and placement agents in connection with the SEK 568 million private placement of shares in Hoist Finance.

Representation of Arion Banki, a leading universal relationship bank in Iceland, and Kaupthing in connection with the SEK 3.2 billion IPO and dual-listing in Stockholm and Reykjavik of Arion Bank.

Representation of 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 billion.

Representation of Projektengagemang and its founders in connection with the 470 million IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Projektengagemang.

Representation of Ovzon and its founders in connection with the SEK 325 million IPO and Nasdaq First North Premier listing of Ovzon.

Representation of DNB, Swedbank and Crédit Agricole as placement agents in connection with the SEK 508 million private placement of shares in Recipharm.

Representation of Handicare and its principal shareholder Nordic Capital in connection with the SEK 854.6 million IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Handicare.

Representation of Carnegie, Goldman Sachs, Danske Bank, Jefferies, Nordea and Swedbank as underwriters in connection with the SEK 4.0 billion IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Munters.

Representation of Carnegie, Danske Bank and Berenberg as underwriters in connection with the SEK 1.6 billion IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Boozt.

Representation of ABG Sundal Collier, Carnegie and DNB as underwriters in connection with the SEK 650 million IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Oncopeptides.