With 20 sites in France and 300 employees, Links aims at becoming the leading alternative B2B telecom operator and to reach a turnover of over €100 million by 2021.
We advised a syndicate of French banks on the €56m refinancing, arranged by BRED Banque Populaire and Bpifrance, of 30% of a solar portfolio operated by SUN’R.
Located in Germany’s Brandenburg region, the portfolio has a total installed capacity of 24 MW, comprising the three turbine Wustermark I and four turbine Schenkendöbern I wind farms.
We advised long-standing client Teekay Tankers Ltd. on the sale-and-leaseback for six Aframax tankers, improving its net liquidity position by US$60m after the repayment of outstanding related debt.
We advised long-term client Chaarat Gold Holdings Ltd on the successful closing of the US$17m first phase of an up to US$100m convertible debt placement with both new and existing investors.
We advised Wielton S.A. on its acquisition of the entire issued share capital of UK-headquartered semi-trailer manufacturer Lawrence David Limited.
“We are very pleased to have had the opportunity to work with Zahid Group on their direct investment in Greencells”.
We advised Menden Ventures Consulting, a German EdTech investor based in Berlin, on its acquisition of Eurocentres Language Teaching from the current Swiss owner, The Foundation for Language and Educational Centres.
Aviation and asset finance rising star Jim Bell will be joining the firm’s Global Aviation group in London.
We advised Azinam Ltd on its divestment to ExxonMobil Namibia (PEL 44) Ltd, of a 30% stake in Petroleum Exploration Licence 44 (“PEL 44”) offshore Namibia.