Thilo is a partner in our global Capital Markets Practice and focuses on equity and debt capital markets transactions as well as public M&A.
Thilo regularly advises issuers, financial investors and underwriters on a wide range of public and private offerings of equity and debt securities, including initial public offerings (IPOs), rights offerings, accelerated primary offerings, secondary offerings, equity-linked and corporate bond offerings as well as high yield bonds. In addition, he focuses on public M&A transactions and regularly advises listed companies on capital markets compliance matters.
Prior to joining the firm, Thilo practiced at another major international law firm, both in its Frankfurt and London offices.
Advised the underwriters on the €414 million IPO of Friedrich Vorwerk.
Advising Qatalyst Partners on the EUR 4.886 billion public takeover offer by Renesas Electronics Corporation of Japan for Dialog Semiconductor Plc.
Advised Adler Group on its €400 million 3.250 % bond due 2025, its €400 million 2.750% bond due 2026 and its €1.5 billion 1.875%2.250% dual-tranche bond due 2026/2029
Advised Adler Group on its €450 million rights issue.
Advised Drägerwerk on its €80 million capital increase.
Advised Adler Group on the admission of 27,651,006 shares to trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Prime Standard) in connection with the public takeover of Adler Real Estate.
Consus Real Estate
Advised Consus Real Estate on its €450 million 9.625% bond due 2024.
Advised Goldman Sachs as selling shareholder on the US$200 million IPO of Jumia Technologies on Nasdaq
Advised the underwriters, including BNP Paribas and UniCredit, on the €400 million capital increase of Symrise.
Consus Real Estate
Advised Consus Real Estate on its €287 million rights issue.
Advised Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank as initial purchasers on the €300 million 2.0% bond due 2025 of Summit Germany.
Advised Cinven and JOST on JOST's €230 million IPO and listing on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Prime Standard).*
Advised the underwriters, including global coordinators Citigroup, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, on Delivery Hero’s €1 billion IPO and listing on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Prime Standard).*
Advised the underwriters, including global coordinators Credit Suisse and Commerzbank, on the €180 million rights issue of SGL Carbon.*
Advised Vonovia on its €2.9 billion public takeover of conwert and its attempted €9 billion public takeover of Deutsche Wohnen.*
Advised Midea on its €4.5 billion public takeover of Kuka.*
Advised CVC on the€1.1 billion dual-tranche bond offering to finance the acquisition of Douglas.*
Advised windeln.de on its €205 million IPO and listing on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Prime Standard).*
Advised the underwriters, including global coordinators Commerzbank and HSBC, on the €267 million rights issue of SGL Carbon.*
Advised Gagfah on its €8.6 billion business combination with Deutsche Annington.*
Advised Techem on its €1.3 billion dual-tranche bond.*
* Matters prior to joining White & Case.
Best Lawyer Germany in Capital Markets Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Handelsblatt 2021