Annika Andersson

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Annika Andersson

Annika Andersson is head of Cirio’s Equity Capital Markets and Public M&A group. Annika specialises in equity capital markets and corporate law, with the emphasis on capital market transactions and public M&A, including IPOs, raising of capital, public takeover bids, non-cash acquisitions, mergers and restructurings. Annika’s work includes corporate law, corporate governance and regulatory issues in the equity capital markets, as well as operational and supervisory issues for securities institutions, mutual fund companies and alternative investment fund managers.

  • Experience
    • Acando in connection with CGI’s public offer to the shareholders in Acando
    • ABB in connection with its sale of Power Grids to Hitachi
    • Artificial Solutions with its reverse takeover of Indentive and its listing on First North
    • HNA with its sale of Radisson Group, its acquisition of Carlson Hotels and its public offer for Radisson Hospitality (formerly Rezidor)
    • Sagax with its rights issue of class D common shares of MSEK 656
    • Bringwell in connection with the public share offering from Midsona
    • AB Sagax in connection with its SEK 1,9 billion share redemption offer to its preferential shareholders for the exchange of class D common shares
    • Karolinska Development with its MSEK 451 set-off issue
    • NeuroVive Pharmaceuticals with its rights issues and private placements
    • CLX Communications with its IPO on Nasdaq Stockholm, Mid Cap
    • Waystream with its listing on Nasdaq First North
    • IFC (part of the World Bank Group) with its MUSD 50 investment in Africa Oil
    • Helios with its MUSD 100 investment in Africa Oil
    • Meda with its MSEK 2,000 rights issue
    • Steenord with its MSEK 626 public cash offer for Agrokultura
    • Verisec with its listing on Nasdaq First North
    • Acando with its SEK 480 million public share offer for Connecta
    • TransAtlantic with Kistefos’ public offer for TransAtlantic
    • Medina Capital Fund with its public offer for Cryptzone
    • Isconova with Novavax public share offer for Isconova
    • Sagax with its issue of preferential shares of MSEK 370 and its MSEK 372 rights issue
    • The Swedish Government in relation to the Swedish State's participation in a revolving credit facility for SAS
    • Moberg Pharma with its IPO on Nasdaq Stockholm, Small Cap
    • TransAtlantic with its MSEK 550 rights issue and acquisition of the British offshore company SBS Marine and the shipping company Österströms
    • TransAtlantic with its acquisition of shares in Trans Viking from Kistefos AS with payment in TransAtlantic shares
    • GHP AB with its IPO on Nasdaq Stockholm, Small Cap
    • Aerocrine with its IPO on Nasdaq Stockholm, Small Cap
    • Rezidor with its IPO on Nasdaq Stockholm, Mid Cap
    • Biacore with GE Healthcare’s public offer for Biacore
    • Electrolux with its spin-off of Husqvarna and the IPO of Husqvarna on Nasdaq Stockholm, Large Cap
    • Mediaintressenters public offer for VLT
    • Volvo with its disposal of its holding in Scania
    • Pharmacia with the merger between Pharmacia and Pfizer
  • Rankings

    Annika is named as a leading lawyer in Equity Capital markets in Sweden in Chambers Global, Chambers Europe, IFLR1000 and PLC Which Lawyer & Expert Guides.

    Chambers Europe: “Annika Andersson of Cirio Advokatbyrå AB is well regarded in the equity market, with clients highlighting her ability to "think outside the box and find a solution."She advises on share issues, rights issues and public M&A transactions.”

  • CV
    2019-
    Cirio
    2010–2018
    Lindahl law firm
    2001–2009
    Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå
    1999–2001
    Stockholm District Court
    1999
    Rowe & Maw, London
    1998–1999
    Advokatfirman Vinge, London
    Languages:

    Swedish, English and French

  • Education
    1998
    University College London, London University, LL.M.
    1997
    Lund University, LL.M.
    1996–1997
    Aix-Marseille Université, International law and EU law
  • Membership
    2003
    Member of the Swedish Bar Association