Peter Svanqvist

Counsel, Stockholm

Biography

Overview

Peter Svanqvist is a Counsel in our Bank Finance practice in Stockholm and joined White & Case in 2018.

Prior to joining White & Case, Peter Svanqvist worked as Legal Counsel for Large Corporate & Financial Institutions at Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ), which is one of the leading financial institutions in the Nordic region. Prior to this, he worked as a senior associate at a leading Swedish law firm and as a law clerk at the Administrative Court in Stockholm.

Education
LLM
Juris kandidat
Stockholm University

Sweden

European Master in Law and Economics
Erasmus University Rotterdam

The Netherlands

DU Europeen en Analyse Economique du Droit
Université d'Aix-Marseille III

France

Languages
Swedish
English

Experience

Representative transactions include advising/representing:

The underwriters and syndicate banks in relation to the new €950 million financing arranged in connection with the combination of Tieto Corporation and EVRY ASA consisting of a bridge loan facility, a term loan facility and a revolving credit facility.

Listed EQT portfolio company Karo Pharma AB on its SEK 3.4 billion (US$360 million) acquisition of Trimb Holding from Avista Capital Partners and other shareholders.

EQT Mid Market on the SEK 18.25 billion (€1.71 billion) sale of IP-Only to EQT Infrastructure as well as an earn-out of up to SEK 1 billion (€94 million).

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China as bridge lender on €846 million acquisition facilities for Jin Jiang International Holdings Co. to support the acquisition of Radisson Group, one of the world’s largest hotel groups with seven distinctive hotel brands with more than 1,400 hotels in destinations around the world, from HNA Hotel Group.

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.

Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ) on the SEK 541,000,000 term and revolving facilities agreement made available to Projektengagemang Sweden AB (publ) in connection with the acquisition of Integra Engineering AB. Projektengagemang Sweden AB (publ) is a NASDAQ Stockholm-listed consultancy group specialising in urban planning and industry.

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.

BNP Paribas Fortis SA/NV, Coöperatieve Rabobank U.A., trading as Rabobank London, ING Bank N.V., Royal Bank of Canada and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Europe Limited, as mandated lead arrangers and bookrunners, on a strategic €400 million syndicated cov-lite financing to Kiwa, a global specialist in testing, inspection and certification (TIC).

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