Victor Åberg

Associate, Stockholm

Biography

“Recognised as a notable practitioner for Private Equity in the United Kingdom.”
IFLR1000, 2019

Overview

Victor is an Associate within the EMEA private equity team in our Global M&A Practice. He focuses on private equity acquisitions and has advised on a broad range of corporate transactions, including M&A, joint ventures, corporate restructurings, corporate reorganisations and public offerings. According to Mergermarket, Victor has acted on transactions with an aggregate value in excess of USD62.5 billion.

Prior to joining White & Case, Victor worked for top tier US firms for more than five years and spent six months on secondment at a leading investment bank. Victor has also worked as General Counsel of a company active in the upstream oil and gas industry.

Bars and Courts
Solicitor, England and Wales
Solicitor, Ireland
Education
LLB
Queen Mary, University of London
Languages
English
Finnish
Swedish

Experience

Victor has acted for:

A consortium consisting of Altor Fund V, the Strawberry Group and TDR Capital on the acquisition of the business of Thomas Cook Northern Europe (Vinggruppen).

EQT portfolio company Karo Pharma AB on its SEK 3.4 billion acquisition of Trimb Holding from Avista Capital Partners and others.

The sellers on the sale of the Dellner Couplers Group to EQT fund VIII.

Novator Partners and CCP Games on the acquisition by Pearl Abyss of CCP Games.

An investment consortium led by CVC Capital Partners on the acquisition from the Recordati family of the Italian pharmaceutical group Recordati for approximately €3 billion.

Goldman Sachs on the €108.5 million acquisition by Goldman Sachs and Cromwell Property Group of a portfolio of offices and plots in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area from IVG Polar Oy.

Arjun Infrastructure Partners Limited on its acquisition of a 75 percent stake in South Staffordshire plc.

Rhône on its acquisition of Fogo de Chão, Inc. for approximately US$560 million.*

Telia Company AB on its sale of shares in Spotify Technology S.A.*

Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division on numerous transactions, including (i) the acquisition by HRA Pharma (a GS portfolio company) of the Compeed brand, (ii) the acquisition by GS, together with Altor Fund IV, of Navico Holding A.S., (iii) the acquisition by Navico (a GS portfolio company) of Naviop, (iv) the acquisition by Continental Bakeries (a GS portfolio company) of Delicpol, (v) the investment by GS in Diffblue, (vi) the acquisition by GS of Caldic B.V., (vii) the disposal by GS of shares in Dong Energy, (viii) the disposal by GS of its stake in Source, (ix) the disposal by GS of its stake in Rothesay Life, and (x) general corporate matters in relation to Continental Bakeries and Hamlet Protein (a GS portfolio company).*

Stryker Corporation on its acquisition of Stanmore Implants.*

eBay Inc. on (i) the spin-off of PayPal and (ii) its acquisition of the Ticketbis group.*

Första AP Fonden and Andra AP Fonden on their entry into a €4 billion real estate joint venture with TIAA-CREF.*

Archer Daniels Midland Company on (i) the acquisition of S.C. Minmetal S.A. and (ii) the disposal of its cocoa and chocolate businesses.*

JSC Astana Finance on its US$2 billion debt restructuring and Bank of Cyprus on its €1 billion capital raise.*

*Matters worked on prior to joining White & Case.