Maja Nilsson

Maja Nilsson

Associate
Baker & McKenzie Advokatbyrå KB

Biography

Maja Nilsson is a member of Baker McKenzie’s Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group in Stockholm. She works with leading Nordic and European private equity firms and their portfolio companies as well as international corporates and her experience includes advising clients on M&A transactions in various industries, such as the technology, food and beverage, payments and retail sectors.

Prior to joining the Firm in 2018, she was an associate in another international law firm.

Practice Focus

Maja focuces mainly on advising private equity firms, their portfolio companies and international corporates on domestic and cross-border M&A transactions.

Representative Legal Matters

Experience prior to joining the Firm includes advising:

  • EQT on its acquisition of Candidator.
  • Valedo Partners on its acquisition of the restaurant chain Pincho Nation AB with locations in Sweden, Denmark and Norway.
  • Hg Capital Renewable Power Partners and its Swerdish wind farm investment vehicle Vasa Vind in connection with an investment by APG in the 288 MW Åskälen onshore wind power project, which is located in the central Sweden region of Jämtland.
  • Ingenico Group on its EUR 1.5 billion acquisition of Bambora.
  • Valedo Partners Fund I on its divestment of the retail company Oscar Jacobson.
  • Nordic Capital VIII Limited on its acquisition of Ryds Bilglas, a leading vehicle glass replacement and repair company in Sweden and Norway.
  • Adelis Equity Partners Fund II AB on its acquisition of the retail company Didriksons from Herkules Capital.
  • Menigo, a Sysco Europe Group company, on its acquisition of 80% of the shares in EKO Fågel, Fisk och Mittemellan AB.

Admissions

  • Sweden

Education

  • University of Lund, Sweden (LLM Master of Laws) (2017)
  • University of Connecticut (Studies in Politics, Human Rights and Psychology) (2014)

Languages

  • English
  • Swedish