Heidi Blomqvist

Associate, London

Biography

Overview

Heidi Blomqvist advises industrial and private equity clients on domestic and cross-border corporate and real estate transactions involving a wide range of real estate assets in Finland. She supports clients to successfully complete acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, and equity investments, often involving multiple jurisdictions.

Heidi Blomqvist joined the firm in 2015.

Education
LLM
University of Helsinki

Faculty of Law

Languages
Finnish
Swedish
English

Experience

Zynga's acquisition of Small Giant Games, 2019
Representation of Zynga Inc., a social game developer, on its acquisition of the Finnish mobile game developer Small Giant Games Oy. Under the terms of the deal, Zynga acquired 80 percent of Small Giant Games for US$560 million, and will purchase the remaining 20 percent over three years at valuations based on specified profitability goals. Zynga is responsible for developing well-known games, such as Words with Friends, FarmVille and CSR2 Racing. The acquisition brings to Zynga a talented team who created the hit mobile game Empires & Puzzles.

Technopolis' €730 million Public Cash Tender Offer for All of Its Shares by Kildare Partners, 2018
Representation of Technopolis plc, a Helsinki Nasdaq-listed shared workspace business, on the €730 million public tender offer for all of its shares by Kildare Partners, a real estate investment firm.

Goldman Sachs acquisition of Finnish Office Property Portfolio, 2018
Representation of Goldman Sachs on the €108.5 million acquisition by Goldman Sachs and Cromwell Property Group of a portfolio of 24 office properties and three plots in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area from IVG Polar Oy.

Cerberus acquisition of a Real Estate Portfolio in Finland, 2017
Representation of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. on the acquisition of a real estate portfolio comprised of five shopping centers and a purchase option on a development site from Citycon Oyj, a Finnish listed company owning and managing shopping centers in the Nordic and Baltic regions.

Blackstone Tender Offer for Sponda, 2017
Representation of The Blackstone Group L.P. in its recommended public tender offer for all shares in Sponda Plc, a Finland-based property investment company specializing in commercial properties in the largest cities in Finland.

Tencent US$8.6 billion acquisition of Supercell Oy equity securities, 2016
Representing Supercell Oy and the management/founding team on Tencent Inc.'s acquisition of 84.3 percent of Supercell equity securities for a consideration of approximately US$8.6 billion.