Johan Thiman

Partner, Stockholm

Biography

Johan Thiman advises underwriters and issuers on IPOs. He also has experience of direct share issues and PIPE transactions. One client praises his “great technical skills” and constructive approach to the IPO process, describing him as “very service-minded and a very nice guy to deal with.”
Chambers

Overview

Johan is a partner in our Capital Markets group in Stockholm Johan focuses on equity capital markets and public M&A, and he advises issuers, financial sponsors and underwriters on a broad range of international and domestic capital markets transactions. Johan also advises corporate clients on corporate governance and securities regulatory matters.

Bars and Courts
Swedish Bar
Education
LLM
Lund University

Sweden

BSc
Business Administration and Economics
Lund University

Sweden

Languages
English
Swedish

Experience

Representation of Svenska Handelsbanken AB (publ) on the update of its U.S.$20 billion US medium term note (MTN) program and subsequent takedown of U.S.$1,250,000,000 0.625% Senior Preferred Notes due 2023. 

Representation of Gaming Innovation Group, a company incorporated in Delaware and listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange, in connection with the dual listing of the company's shares on Nasdaq Stockholm.

Representation of ÅF on the recommended cash Tender Offer for all shares in Pöyry. ÅF and Pöyry have signed an agreement to combine the two companies to form a leading European engineering and consulting company.

Representation of European Entertainment Intressenter BidCo AB (EE Intressenter) on the public cash offer to the shareholders in Cherry AB to acquire all Cherry shares at a price of SEK 87 per share.

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

Representation of 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.

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

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

Representation of Nomura in connection with Zhejiang Geely's acquisition of Cevian Capital's entire shareholding in Volvo.

Representation of Evercore, RBC and SEB as the underwriters in connection with Hansa Medical's directed issue. Handicare and its principal shareholder Nordic Capital in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Handicare.

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

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

Representation of SEB and Carnegie as underwriters in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Instalco.

Representation of SEB, Carnegie and DNB as underwriters in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Actic Group.

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

Representation of Nordea as the underwriter in connection with Tele2's rights issue.

Representation of Carnegie, Nordea, SEB and DNB as underwriters in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Academedia.

Representation of Scandinavian Tobacco Group in connection with its IPO and Nasdaq Copenhagen listing.

Representation of Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank, Nordea and SEB as underwriters in connection the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Bravida.

Representation of J.P. Morgan, SEB, Deutsche Bank and Carnegie as underwriters in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Capio.

Representation of Nordax and principal owner Vision Capital in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm of Nordax.

Representation of Nordea, UBS, DNB and SEB as underwriters in connection with the IPO and Nasdaq Stockholm listing of Coor Service Management.

Representation of EQT in connection with Geberit's public tender offer for Sanitec.