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Bech-Bruun

LANGELINIE ALLÉ 35, 2100 COPENHAGEN, DENMARK
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Work +45 72 27 00 00
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Fax +45 72 27 00 27
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www.bechbruun.com
Aarhus, Copenhagen

Jacob Hjortshøj

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Work +4572273600
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Bech-Bruun

Work Department

M&A Corporate.

Position

Partner. Jacob Hjortshøj is an expert in M&A transactions, company law, stock exchange law and public offers. He has extensive experience in business transfers and private equity, and he has advised an impressive number of Danish and international corporates, private equity funds and investment banks on M&A transactions. Over the past few years, Jacob has assisted as team leader in transactions in respect of companies such as Euro Cater, Dagrofa, MissionPharma, Bladt Industries, NKT Flexibles, inco Danmark, Dyrup, Glud & Marstrand, Aalborg Industries, Superfos, KMD, Kommunekemi, Rosti, Codan Gummi, Sonion, Stryhn’s, BabySam, Logstor, Disa, Unifeeder, Tholstrup Cheese, the NEG Micon – Vestas merger and Roulunds. Jacob has always valued professionalism highly and is the chairman of the advisory group on corporate law under the Association of Danish Law Firms and the secretary of the Danish Association for Company Law. Furthermore, he has also worked as an external lecturer in Company Law at the University of Copenhagen for ten years and is a regular teacher in the auspices of Danish Bar and Law Society. Jacob is top ranked by all major ranking firms within Mergers & Acquisitions and Company Law.

Languages

Danish, English, Norwegian and Swedish.

Education

Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court 1990. Associate 1985. Master of Laws 1982.


Denmark

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Regarded by clients as being ‘second-to-none’, Bech-Bruun often handles cross-border transactions for domestic and international companies. Jacob Hjortshøj advised Maj Invest and certain minority shareholders as the sellers of SFK Leblanc to Axcel. The ‘very professionalJakob Kristensen assisted Lithuanian transport company Girteka Logistics with its acquisition of a controlling stake in Thermo-Transit. Claus Aagaard Nielsen heads the practice, which also includes Søren Meisling and Monica Reib.

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