Recent work | June 9, 2022

Roschier represented CVC in the SEK 450 million post-IPO sell-down of shares in Synsam AB (publ)

Theia Holdings S.à r.l., a company indirectly majority owned by CVC European Equity Fund V, has sold approximately 8 per cent of their shareholding in Synsam AB (publ) in a post-IPO sell-down. The sell-down was executed through a book building offering to institutional investors and the price per share was set to SEK 60, corresponding to gross proceeds of SEK 450 million. Roschier represented Theia Holdings S.à r.l. in the transaction.

The sell-down of shares followed the SEK 7.5 billion IPO and listing of Synsam AB (publ), a leading optician group in the Nordic region, on Nasdaq Stockholm in October 2021.

Carnegie Investment Bank AB (publ) and Goldman Sachs Bank Europe SE acted as joint bookrunners in the transaction.

Roschier’s core advisory team comprised Christoffer Benninge and Linnea Björkstrand.