Philipp B. Kronenbitter

Associate, Frankfurt

Biography

Overview

Philipp B. Kronenbitter provides corporates and underwriters as well as financial institutions with advice on all corporate finance matters. He advises on equity and debt capital markets transactions including hybrid capital and equity linked bond issuances.

Furthermore, Philipp focuses on acquisition financing, leveraged buy-out financing, project financing and corporate loans as well as on all other types of syndicated lending transactions.

In 2020, Philipp spent several months on secondment with an international investment bank, where he broadened his legal skills and also gained a deep inside on in-house transaction management.

Prior to joining White & Case, Philipp B. Kronenbitter worked as a trainee lawyer for a major international law firm and with a global financial services company in Frankfurt am Main.

Bars and Courts
Rechtsanwalt
Education
LLM
University of Edinburgh
Second State Exam
Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt am Main
First State Exam
Ruprecht-Karls-University of Heidelberg
Languages
German
English

Experience

Adler Group
Advised Adler Group S.A. on the issue of a EUR 1.5 billion bond, consisting of two tranches, a EUR 700 million tranche and a EUR 800 million tranche, and ADLER Real Estate AG, a company of the ADLER Group, on a repurchase offer in relation to a EUR 500 million bond.

Berlin Hyp
Advised the joint lead managers and the co-lead manager on the issue of the debut Sustainability-linked bond issue by Berlin Hyp AG in the aggregate principal amount of EUR 500 million.

Clearstream
Advised the joint bookrunners on the first bond issue by Clearstream Banking AG with an aggregate principal amount of EUR 350 million.

Deutsche Börse
Advised the bookrunners on a € 1 billion bond issue by Deutsche Börse AG. The bond consists of two tranches of EUR 500 million each.

Deutsche Lufthansa
Advised Deutsche Lufthansa AG on the issuance in two tranches of notes with a principal amount of EUR 1.5 billion. The first tranche has a principal amount of EUR 600 million and the second tranche has a principal amount of EUR 900 million.

EnbW
Advised EnBW group on the issuance of notes issued by EnBW International Finance B.V. with a principal amount of EUR 1 billion. The bonds consist of two tranches of EUR 500 million each.

Gewobag
Advised the joint bookrunners on the issuance of the debut social bond issued by Gewobag Wohnungsbau-Aktiengesellschaft Berlin for the aggregate principal amount of EUR 500 million.

Piaggio
Advised Piaggio & C. S.p.A. in connection with a total of seven Schuldschein loan agreements with a total volume of EUR 115 million between Piaggio & C. S.p.A. as borrower and UniCredit Bank AG as lender.

SIGNA
Advised the joint bookrunners on real estate developer SIGNA Development Selection's issuance of a EUR 300 million unsecured green bond.

Verbund
Advised VERBUND AG on its issuance of innovative green and sustainability-linked notes with a volume of EUR 500 million.

Vonovia
Advised the joint lead managers on a EUR 600 million Green bond issued by Vonovia SE.

Advised the joint lead managers on the issue of five bonds by Vonovia SE with an aggregate principal amount of EUR 5 billion.

Vossloh
Advised the managers on a EUR 150 million debut ESG-linked hybrid bond issued by Vossloh AG.