LINET Group’s Syndicated Corporate Financing

DLA Piper has advised LINET Group SE on the deal.

LINET Group SE finalized an international syndicated corporate financing provided by Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft, Comercni banka, Citibank, Deutsche Bank and Ceska sporitelna.

LINET is a major European manufacturer of hospital and nursing beds. The company’s portfolio includes solutions designed for intensive care, products for regular in-bed treatment and also special beds for old people’s homes and long-term care facilities. Moreover, LINET offers smart applications such as SafetyMonitor and SafeSense, as well as solutions for gynecology and obstetrics.

The international DLA Piper team was led by partner Dr Wolfram Distler (Finance; Picture) and also included partners Marie-Theres Rämer (Tax, both Frankfurt), Lex Oosterling (Amsterdam), Giovanni Luigi Ragnoni Bosco Lucarelli (Rome), Johan Mouraux (Brussels), Maud Manon (all Finance), Matthieu Lampel (both Paris) and Miroslav Dubovský (both Corporate, Prague), senior associates Pierre Tardivo (Paris) and Gianfranco Giorgio (both Finance, Rome), legal directors Claudio D’Alia (Finance, Rome) and Cécile Szymanski (Corporate, Paris), associates Ilgin Ayhan (Frankfurt), Maurice Jeurissen (Amsterdam), Francesco Chericoni (Rome) and Lucas De Four (all Finance, Brussels) and Marcel Janícek (Corporate, Prague) as well as junior associate Mona Keller (Finance, Amsterdam).

Involved fees earner: Ilgin Ayhan – DLA Piper; Francesco Chericoni – DLA Piper; Claudio D’Alia – DLA Piper; Lucas De Four – DLA Piper; Wolfram Distler – DLA Piper; Miroslav Dubovsky – DLA Piper; Gianfranco Giorgio – DLA Piper; Marcel Janicek – DLA Piper; Maurice Jeurissen – DLA Piper; Mona Keller – DLA Piper; Matthieu Lampel – DLA Piper; Maud Manon – DLA Piper; Johan Mouraux – DLA Piper; Lex Oosterling – DLA Piper; Giovanni Ragnoni Bosco Lucarelli – DLA Piper; Marie-Théres Rämer – DLA Piper; Cécile Szymanski – DLA Piper; Pierre Tardivo – DLA Piper;

Law Firms: DLA Piper;

Clients: LINET Group;