Oscar Liljeson | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Oscar Liljeson
Oscar Liljeson

Oscar Liljeson

Partner, Stockholm

T +46 8 506 32 379

E oscar.liljeson@whitecase.com

Overview

Oscar Liljeson's practice is Bank Finance. His focus is on leveraged finance although he has experience in a wide range of finance transactions, including asset finance, financial restructurings and investment grade lending.

Oscar has participated in numerous top tier acquisition finance transactions, cross-border financings and financial restructurings, representing Swedish and international banks and private equity clients. His recent experience at White & Case includes finance transactions for Nordea, BNP Paribas, JP Morgan, Deutsche Bank, Nalka Invest, FSN Capital, Bridgepoint, Accent Equity Partners, Ratos, Altor Equity Partners and Nordic Capital. Oscar joined the firm in 2006.

Bars and Courts

  • Swedish Bar

Education

  • LLM, Stockholm University, Sweden
  • Studies in international banking and finance law, Queen Mary College, University of London

Languages

  • English
  • Swedish

Experience

Represented Handicare Group in relation to an unsecured refinancing related to the listing of Handicare Group AB on Nasdaq Stockholm.

Acted for the private equity fund Altor Fund IV in connection with the financing of the successful  acquisition of BTI Studios Holding AB, a leading global localization player.

Acted for the Saferoad Group in relation to an unsecured refinancing related to the listing of Saferoad Holding ASA on the Oslo Stock Exchange.

Acted for the private equity fund Altor Fund IV in connection with the financing of the successful public cash offer to the shareholders of Transcom WorldWide AB (publ), a company listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. The total value of the offer amounts to approximately SEK 2.3 billion.

Acting for Altor Equity Partners in connection with the financing of the acquisition of the Ålö group, Navico and the financing of the acquisition of over 200 pharmacies from the state-owned company Apoteket AB (publ) and subsequent add-on acquisition of Vårdapoteket.

Acting for FSN Capital in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Kjell & Co and Bygghemma.

Acting for Nordic Capital in connection with, inter alia, the financing of the acquisition of SafeRoad, CPS Color, Aditro, Menigo, AniCura, Vizrt, Greenfood, in connection with the refinancing of the Ellos Group and in connection with the IPO financing for Tokmanni.

Acting for Accent Equity Partners in connection with, inter alia, the financing of the acquisition of Candyking, NSS, Bergteamet, Troax, Hööks Hästsport, S.t Eriks, Inteno Broadband, Nordic Traction Group, Bogfelts and Mont Blanc, the establishment of working capital facilities for Cervera and Akademibokhandeln and in connection with the refinancing of the Aviator Group.

Acting for Ratos in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Airteam.

Acting for IKEAS's investment company NALKA in connection with the financing of the acquisition and subsequent divestment of the Synsam group and the financing of the acquisition of Office Management.