Philip Svensson Lindgren
Philip Svensson Lindgren is an associate in our Bank Finance practice in Stockholm and joined White & Case in 2019.
Prior to joining White & Case, Philip studied at Uppsala University in Sweden and at the University of Colorado Boulder in the United States of America. He commenced his career at the Firm as a summer trainee and, subsequently, joined as a junior trainee.
Represented Accent Equity 2017 LP in its acquisition of a majority stake in Global Attractions SPI from founders and management, and the related acquisition financing. Global Attractions SPI is a European market leader in equipment for indoor playgrounds and other leisure related activities, and offers turn-key services ranging from concept development and design to production and installation. The group has local presence in fifteen countries and a wide distributor base in twelve countries, together covering five continents.
Represented Accent Equity, a Nordic mid-market investor, on the acquisition of Lunawood from funds managed by CapMan and other shareholders, and the related acquisition financing. Lunawood is the global leader in thermally modified Nordic softwood, a sustainable and rapidly growing alternative to traditional building materials and a substitute for tropical hardwood in decorative surfaces. The company, headquartered in Lahti, Finland, has three production facilities in Finland, sales employees in Finland, Germany and France and representatives in Russia and China. The company's products are sold in 50 countries.
Represented Carnegie Investment Bank AB (publ) and Pareto Securities AS as joint bookrunners on the issuance by Cabonline Group Holding AB (publ) of up to SEK 2,200,000,000 senior secured floating rate bonds due 2022. The bonds were issued for the purpose of refinancing existing debt. The Firm also assisted on the establishment of a super senior revolving credit facility and the related intercreditor arrangements. Cabonline is the leading taxi company in the Nordic region with 3,000 connected taxi firms and approximately 5,700 vehicles in Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark.
Representing Atlas Copco AB, a Swedish industrial tools and equipment company, in connection with the issuance by Atlas Copco Finance DAC of €300 million of 0.125 percent fixed rate notes due 2029 guaranteed by Atlas Copco AB under its US$3 billion Euro Medium Term Note Program. The notes are listed on Euronext Dublin. BNP Paribas, Citigroup Global Markets Limited and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ) acted as Managers in the offering.
Represented Altor Equity Partners in connection with their acquisition of Gummigrossen and RengasDuo, the market leading tire and tire related wholesalers in Sweden and Finland respectively.
Representation of the sellers in the sale of the Dellner Couplers Group to the EQT VIII fund.
Represented SSAB AB (publ), the Swedish steel company, in connection with the update of its €2,000,000,000 Euro Medium Term Note Programme and subsequent offering of SEK 1,400,000,000 floating rate notes and SEK 600,000,000 2.750% fixed rate notes due June 2024 under the programme.
Represented Summa Equity AB, a private equity firm specializing in investments in companies that help solve global challenges, in its acquisition of Olink Proteomics Holding AB, a Swedish life science company with substantial operations in the US that has developed a unique technology for human biomarker discovery, and the related acquisition financing.