Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Eurus Energy Holdings Corporation, a leading Japanese renewable energy company in its acquisition of two wind farms in Finland from Maas Capital Renewables and YARD ENERGY. The wind farms Kankaanpäänmäki and Mustaisneva, with a total capacity of 27.5 megawatts, consist of 11 Lagerwey L100-2.5 megawatt wind turbines in the Southern Ostrobothnia region.
Our head of capital markets, Finland, Klaus Ilmonen, has been awarded the doctorate degree in law for his research in EU corporate governance regulation. Klaus has worked extensively on transactions involving listed companies with concentrated ownership and has analysed how EU regulation has been adapted to this type of ownership environment.
CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited (CITIC Telecom CPC), a leading international information and communication technology solution provider, will acquire the telecommunication business of Linx Telecommunications B.V, including Linx's 470 kilometre optic fiber network in the Baltic Sea, and its network operations centres in Moscow and Tallinn, Estonia, as well as Linx's data centre in Tallinn, which serves as Estonia's largest Internet Exchange. CITIC Telecom CPC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited (SEHK: 1883).
CMA Research AB and Markör Marknad & Kommunikation AB are joining forces to create a market leading provider of research services in Sweden with a mutual vision to develop and professionalise the industry. In connection with this, Valedo Partners Fund II AB enters as a new majority shareholder in partnership with previous owners, the board and key employees.
Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Powerflute Oyj in the recommended cash offer for Powerflute by Nordic Packaging and Container (Finland) Holdings Oy an affiliate of Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC.
Vitec Software Group AB (publ) has signed an agreement to acquire all shares in the Finnish software company Futursoft Oy specialized in software for the automotive and machinery industries. Hannes Snellman acted as counsel to Vitec Software Group AB (publ). Our core team included Rabbe Sittnikow, Panu Siitonen, Jesper Kostiainen and Sara Soini.
Hannes Snellman’s Stockholm office is recruiting. David Ackebo has been appointed Specialist Partner within the firm’s dispute resolution group led by Martin Wallin. Jenny Lundberg joins as Managing Associate, responsible for the firm’s employment law group. David and Jenny start their employment August 29th respectively September 1st, 2016.