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vices to retailers in the Czech Republic, Romania and Slovakia. Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW) on the sale of its Czech subsidiary, LBBW Bank CZ to Expobank from Russia. Advent International on the sale of Partner in Pet Food, a leading European manufacturer of private-label pet food, to Pamplona Capital Management. Clarion Capital Partners on its investment in Moravia IT, a Brno head-quartered global localisation and translation business. Lama Energy Group on the acquisition of satellite TV provider DIGI CZ from Romanian company RCS & RDS. The sellers in relation to the sale of Slevomat Group, a company holding deal websites in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, to UK-based travel company Secret Escapes.
Project & Energy Experience: AES
in respect of the sale of its power plant in the Czech Republic, a 50MWe and 177 MWth combined heating and power plant in Planá nad Lužnicí. Mid Europa Partners on the acquisition of a strategic stake in Energy 21, the largest Czech-based independent developer and operator of solar power plants. Energy 21 on the acquisition and/or financing of over 30 energy projects throughout the Czech Republic.
Real Estate Experience: Deka
Immobilien on the acquisition of the prestigious building complex ‘The Park’ in Prague, the largest office transaction to date in the Czech Republic. Invesco Real Estate on the sale of shopping centre Varyáda situated in Karlovy Vary to European Property Group. Prologis on the acquisition of the Westgate Park Rudná from Europa Capital. PGIM Real Estate on the cross-border sale of 6 logistic projects in the Czech Republic and Poland to Blackstone and on the sale of Amazon distribution centre in Prague - Ruzyně to AEW. Redside on the acquisition of a prime office buildings portfolio in Prague. Bluehouse Capital on the sale of three shopping centres in the Czech Republic to newly established Czech real estate fund, NOVA Real Estate.
Banking & Finance Experience: HSBC on a syndicated loan to UK listed company Stock Spirits plc with operations in the Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Poland, Switzerland and Slovak Republic. Raiffeisen on the financing in connection with the cross-border acquisition of a logistics portfolio by P3 from CA Immobilien. Akbank on the financing provided to Energo-Pro in connection with the design, construction, and operation of a hydro power plant in Karakurt – the first Czech investment in Turkey financed by the Turkish bank. A club of banks consisting of BNP Paribas, UniCredit Slovakia, Komerční banka and ČSOB on the hybrid infrastructure financing to Infracapital related to the acquisition of the Slovak utility company GGE.
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