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

Oscar Liljeson

Partner, Stockholm

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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

Representative transactions include advising/representing:

 

Nalka Invest AB on the acquisition of OneMed from 3i Group plc (3i).

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.

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.

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

Adelis Equity Partners Fund II AB with the financing of the acquisition of Didriksons from Herkules Capital.

FSN Capital on an unsecured refinancing related to the listing of Bygghemma Group First AB on Nasdaq Stockholm and in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Kjell & Co, Mørenot group (a world leading supplier of equipment and services to the world's fishery- and aquaculture industries) and of the IT-companies Office IT-Partner, Zetup and Dicom.

Altor in connection with the financing of the acquisition of BTI Studios Holding AB, 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, Transcom WorldWide AB (publ), a company listed on Nasdaq Stockholm.

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, Handicare and SafeRoad.

Accent Equity Partners in connection with, inter alia, the financing of the acquisition of S.t Eriks, Inteno Broadband, Nordic Traction Group, Bogfelts and Mont Blanc, the establishment of working capital facilities for Cervera, the refinancing of the Aviator Group, Blomsterboda in connection with the financing of the acquisition of S-Blommor and the establishment of acquisition facilities for OralCare and Tempcon Group.

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

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.

Valedo with the financing of the acquisition of the restaurant chain Pinchos.