WFW advises energy storage specialist Liacon on convertible bond

10 January 2018


Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW“) advised Liacon GmbH (“Liacon”), a German company developing and producing high performance energy storage systems, on a convertible bond issued in order to raise financing for their future development.

Liacon was advised by a cross-border WFW team led by corporate Partner and Italian Practice Head Eugenio Tranchino and Hamburg corporate Partner Dr Wolfram Böge. Wolfram was supported by Frankfurt-based banking & finance Partners Sebastian Wulff and Frederik Lorenzen. Associates Fabian Arhelger, Matthias Annweiler and Christian Schindler also assisted.

Eugenio commented: “We are very pleased to have successfully advised Liacon on this transaction in such a tight timeframe. This is the result of the close co-operation between our Italian and German teams together with Liacon’s core management team. We look forward to continuing to advise them on future projects”.

Wolfram commented: “That we were able to assist Liacon on this transaction demonstrates once again the strength of the relationship between our Italian and German practices and the added value it can generate for our clients”.