Jacob Heath is an Associate in the Firm's Debt Finance Practice in London. Jacob has experience advising major banks, private credit funds, and private equity firms on finance transactions.
Jacob has also spent time on secondment in the Firm's Debt Finance Practice in Stockholm, and on secondment at Blackstone Credit.
Odevo AB, 2022
Representation of Ares Management as Lender in connection with an Amendment and Restatement Agreement to an existing Senior Facilities Agreement provided to Odevo AB, a portfolio company of Fidelio Capital. The Amendment and Restatement Agreement added an Acquisition Facility B worth €250 million provided by Ares in connection with planned acquisitions by Odevo AB or its group.
Representation of the mandated lead arrangers including Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, Natixis, UBS and JP Morgan in connection with the loan and bond financing for the acquisition by EQT and PSP Investments of Cerba HealthCare and the subsequent acquisition of Lifebrain by Cerba HealthCare. The financing included €1.875 billion term loan B facilities, €720 million senior secured notes, €525 million senior unsecured notes and €400 million revolving credit facilities.
Representation of Mehiläinen, a Finnish health services provider, and its majority-owner CVC Capital Partners on the issuance of an ESG linked incremental facility worth €1.06 billion.
Carlyle European Technology Partners, 2021
Advice on the debt financing aspects of the acquisition of Disguise by Carlyle European Technology Partners.