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Wikborg Rein

KRONPRINSESSE M√ĄRTHAS PLASS 1, PO BOX 1513 VIKA, 0117 OSLO, NORWAY
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Wikborg Rein, Dag Erik Rasmussen, Oslo, NORWAY

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Dag Erik Rasmussen

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M&A, Capital Markets

Position

Dag Erik Rasmussen is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is head of the firm's Capital Markets practice. Rasmussen primarily works with transactions relating to listed companies and advises companies, investment banks and investors. He also lectures on company- stock exchange- and securities law. Rasmussen has experience as a board member in listed companies and investment companies. He represents the Norwegian Society of Financial Analysts on the Norwegian Corporate Governance Board.

Career

2012- Partner, Wikborg Rein, Oslo. 2000-2012 Partner, Selmer DA. 1998-2000 Head of Legal Department, Oslo Børs. 1995-1998 Lawyer, Oslo Børs. 1993-1994 Lawyer, Lillehammer Olympic Organisation Committee. 1993-1994 Associate, Wiersholm, Mellbye & Bech Advokatfirma AS. 1992-1993 Associate, Hauge, Stang & Lund. 1990-1993 Deputy Judge, Nedre Romerike District Court. 1989-1990 Chief Superintendent, Larvik Police District.

Education

1989 Cand.jur., University of Oslo. 1981 Political Science, Molde University College.


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Dag Erik Rasmussen - Wikborg Rein

Within: Capital markets

Wikborg Rein is recognised in the market for its public takeover strength with substantial expertise in the offshore and energy markets. In a recent highlight, Per Anders Sæhle acted for Transocean on its successful takeover of listed company Songa Offshore; other work for the department includes Sæhle assisting Weifa with a bid by Karo Pharma for its outstanding shares via a voluntary cash offer, department head Dag Erik Rasmussen advising Clarksons Platou Securities as manager of the listing of Star Bulk Carriers on the Oslo Stock Exchange, and Rasmussen and Sigurd Opedal handling Norsk Hydro's NOK27bn acquisition of Orkla's 50% interest in Sapa. Christoffer Bergene is deputy head of the group and newly promoted partner Stian Tande Mortensen leads the DCM practice.

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