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Adam Wollstein

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Alder Castle
10 Noble Street
London, United Kingdom EC2V 7JU
Fax: +44-20-7367-1650

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Adam Wollstein is a partner in the Corporate Department, based in the firm’s London office. His practice focuses on cross-border M&A and finance transactions, particularly in the private equity space. Adam has represented private equity firms on a broad range of complex, cross-border M&A as well as general corporate matters. In addition, Adam has extensive experience working for both private equity and corporate issuers, as well as underwriters on their high yield bond offerings, initial public offerings and other corporate finance transactions.

Adam has experience in transactions across a wide range of European jurisdictions, including Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain and the United Kingdom, among others. Prior to law school, Adam was a Fulbright Fellow in Germany.


Adam’s recent announced transactions include the representation of:

  • KKR and its portfolio companies in numerous transactions, including:
    • its acquisition of a majority position in ERM from OMERS Private Equity and Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo)
    • its acquisition of a minority stake in Cegid at an enterprise value of €5.5 billion
    • in connection with TA Associates’ minority investment in Söderberg & Partners
    • its acquisition of CMC Machinery
    • its €3 billion take private of MásMóvil by a consortium of KKR, Cinven and Providence
    • its €1.8 billion acquisition of a 37.5% stake in the secondary network of Telecom Italia
    • its sale of its equity stake in Acciona Energía Internacional to AXA Investment
    • its acquisition of Exact Software from Apax
    • its acquisition of a minority stake in Söderberg & Partners from TA Associates
    • its investment in Sector Alarm
    • its sale of Renvico France to ENGIE
    • its sale of United Group B.V. to funds advised by BC Partners
    • its sale of South Staffordshire to pension funds and other institutional investors advised by Arjun Infrastructure Partners
  • Baring Private Equity Asia in its approximately $7.5 billion sale to EQT AB
  • BC Partners in the acquisitions by its portfolio company United Group of Vivacom and Wind Hellas
  • Blackstone Growth in a $200 million investment round in Oatly AB and in its initial public offering
  • Clearlake Capital Group in a consortium deal to acquire Chelsea Football Club
  • General Atlantic and its portfolio companies in numerous transactions, including:
    • its investment in Bold
    • its investment in Arco Platform
    • its investment in Hibob
    • its investment in Crehana
    • its investment in Mollie
    • its investment in Fresha
    • its portfolio company Hemnet in its initial public offering on Nasdaq Stockholm
    • its investment in Acesso Digital
    • its investment in Neon Pagamentos
    • its investment in dLocal and in its initial public offering
  • GIC in the strategic partnership between its portfolio company Allfunds and BNP Paribas to create a world leading fund and wealthtech platform
  • Real Assets Investment Management in its acquisition of Health Transportation Group
  • Silver Lake in its acquisition of Grupo BC from L-GAM
  • Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners in IMCO’s add on investment in its portfolio company euNetworks

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