Ryan Sykora | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Ryan Sykora
Ryan Sykora

Ryan Sykora

Associate, Paris

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Overview

Ryan Sykora is an associate in the Firm's Capital Markets group in Paris.

Ryan advises major financial institutions and companies on matters involving debt and equity capital market offerings.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar
  • Paris Bar

Education

  • LLM, International Business and Economic Law, Georgetown University Law Center
  • LLM, French and European Law, Université Paris I, Panthéon-Sorbonne
  • JD, The Ohio State University

Languages

  • English
  • French

Experience

Europcar €950 Million Notes Offering

Advised the initial purchasers in Europcar's simultaneous dual high yield notes offering, including Deutsche Bank, Crédit Agricole CIB and Bank of America Merrill Lynch, as global coordinators and joint bookrunners, on the €600 million offering of 4.125% Senior Notes due 2024 by Europcar Drive D.A.C, and BNP Paribas and HSBC, as global coordinators and joint bookrunners, on the offering of €350 million 2.375% Senior Secured Notes due 2022 by EC Finance plc.

Louvre Bidco €270 Million Notes Offering

Advised Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited, as global coordinator and joint bookrunner, and KKR Capital Markets Limited and Société Générale, as joint bookrunners, on the €270 million offering of 4.250% Senior Secured Notes due 2024 by Louvre Bidco SAS, a subsidiary of funds advised by BC Partners.

Sandro Maje and Claudie Pierlot (SMCP) €623 Million Initial Public Offering and Listing on Euronext Paris

Advised SMCP SA on its €623 million initial public offering on Euronext Paris, which included a capital increase of approximately €127 million.

Banque Féderative du Crédit Mutuel (BFCM) Block Trade of Safran and Eiffage shareholdings

Advised Société Générale, as sole bookrunner, on the divestment by BFCM of its shareholdings in Safran SA and Eiffage SA.

West African Development Bank (BOAD) U.S.$850 Million Notes Offering

Advised Citigroup, J.P. Morgan, Nataxis and Standard Bank, as joint lead managers, on the U.S.$850 million offering of 5.000% Notes due 2027 by BOAD.

Société Générale Update of its U.S.$25 Billion U.S. Medium Term Notes Program and its U.S.$6 Billion U.S Senior Medium Term Structured Notes Program

Advised Société Générale on its update of its U.S.$25 Billion U.S. Medium Term Notes Program and its U.S.$6 Billion U.S Senior Medium Term Structured Notes Program.