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Sven Frode Frølund

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Sven Frode Frølund

Sven Frode Frølund specialises in M&A, M&A Real Estate and Private Equity.

Providing structured and solution-oriented legal advice, Sven Frode assists, in particular, private equity clients, pension funds and other investors on acquisitions, divestments and joint ventures. He has many years of experience in cross-border transactions and advises several international private equity heavyweights on their Danish activities.

Having started his career with Bech-Bruun, Sven Frode spent seven years in New York and London, practising as an attorney at law before the New York State Bar and subsequently being employed as an associate with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP. At Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, he specialised in the M&A both within the Private Equity and Real Estate space across Europe and with a particular focus on the Nordics.

During his years abroad, Sven Frode has established a vast international network. He has advised several large private equity funds on a number of M&A and property transactions in Europe and on several capital market cases, including, in particular, issuance of high-yield bonds.


The Team

M&A & Corporate Matters

  • M&A & Corporate Matters
  • Real Estate & Construction
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Partner Sven Frode Frølund
"Using my transaction-based and international background and network, I focus on rendering structured, solution-oriented and high-quality advice."

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  • Blackstone
  • Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
  • Private equity investors
  • Pension funds and property companies

01. Blackstone

Blackstone in respect of the acquisition of several residential, industrial and logistics properties.

02. Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. in respect of several M&A transactions, including its acquisition of LGC as well as sale of Visma and U.N. Ro-Ro. 

03. Private equity investors

Other private equity investors in respect of M&A transactions and financing, including Apax Partners' sale of Plantasjen and TDR Capital's acquisition of Hurtigruten.

04. Pension funds and property companies

Pension funds and property companies (including Danica, Thylander Gruppen, BoStad and P+) in respect of the acquisition and divestment of commercial properties.

Education and language

  • Admission to practice law
  • Master of Laws
  • LLM
  • Admitted to the New York Bar
  • English