Christoffer Benninge

Senior Associate, Stockholm

Christoffer Benninge is a Stockholm-based Senior Associate specialized in public and private M&A, capital markets transactions, and corporate advisory. Christoffer has extensive experience working within several industries, including financial institutions, energy and life sciences. Christoffer has acted as advisor in several high-profile Swedish and international transactions and restructurings in the past years.

In 2013, Christoffer was on secondment at Vireo Energy as a Part time General Counsel and in 2015-2016 at Ropes & Gray in London as Visiting European Lawyer.

Christoffer Benninge’s experience includes advising:

  • Blackstone in the SEK 12.2 billion sale of its majority stake in Hembla AB (publ) to Vonovia SE;
  • Quimper AB (a private company in which CVC Funds have or will indirectly invest) on its cash tender offer for Ahlsell;
  • Ancala Partners in the SEK 496 million public offer for Skånska Energi AB (publ);
  • Sedana Medical AB (publ) and Pareto Securities on Sedana’s accelerated bookbuilt private placement of new shares;
  • Pareto Securities AB in the acquisition of a Finnish real estate portfolio consisting of 123 grocery store and daily-goods properties from funds managed by Oy Sirius Capital Partners Ab;
  • Blackstone/Vega Holdco in relation to the SEK 1 billion rights issue in D. Carnegie & Co;
  • ME Dental AB on its public offer for Orasolv AB (publ);
  • Pareto Securities on Loudspring’s private placement of new shares.

Roschier (2011-)
Ropes & Gray LLP London, Visiting European Lawyer (2015-2016)
Vireo Energy, Visting Lawyer (2013)
Advokatfirman Vinge, Associate (2008-2011)

Member of the Swedish Bar Association

Swedish Private Equity & Venture Capital Association, Lecturer (2010)

Lund University, LL.M. (2008)
Lund University, B.Sc. (2008)

English, Swedish, German