Alexander Koch

Alexander Koch

Partner
Luxembourg

Email alex.koch@​hoganlovells.com

Phone +352 26 4 26 122

Fax +352 26 4 26 999

LanguagesEnglish, French, German, Swedish, Spanish

Practice groupCorporate & Finance

"Commercial and understand their client's needs well. Solution oriented and proactive."

Since joining Hogan Lovells Luxembourg as a founding team member, Alexander Koch has brought his wealth of experience in Luxembourg corporate law and commercial matters including mergers, demergers, acquisitions, corporate finance, restructuring and legal advice around insolvency to local and international clients from a wide range of industries, such as private equity, real estate, automotive, energy, etc.

He also engages actively in the development and training of the future generation of lawyers, acting as a mentor for our corporate practice associates.

Alexander has a quite international education and professional experience. He trained at the United Nations in Geneva and at a leading Swedish law firm in Stockholm. He worked for six years in the corporate department of a well-respected Benelux law firm in Luxembourg prior to joining Hogan Lovells as senior associate.

Awards and recognitions

2018-2019

Commercial, Corporate and M&A
Legal 500 EMEA

2020

Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Luxembourg, Next Generation
Legal 500 EMEA

2019-2020

Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Luxembourg, Recommended
Legal 500 EMEA

Education and admissions

Education

LL.M. International Commercial Arbitration, 2007

Second German State Exam in Law, 2005

First German State Exam in Law, 2003

Diploma in European Law and Politics, 2001

Supplementary Degree in Economics, 2001

Memberships

Member, Luxembourg Private Equity Association (LPEA)

Member, American Chamber of Commerce in Luxembourg (AMCHAM)

Member of Editorial Board of ACE Magazine

Bar admissions and qualifications

Luxembourg

Frankfurt

Representative experience

Advised Swissport on its offering of €410m 5.25% senior secured notes due 2024, €250m 9% senior notes due 2025 and the early redemption of its outstanding notes.

Advised Swissport, an aviation industry key player, on his acquisition of Aerocare, one Australian and New Zealand air services market leader for USD 620 million.

Advised Charterhouse capital on 60% acquisition Serb (Belgian pharmaceuticals business) which reported EUR 65 million in revenue in 2016.

Advised ACON in the acquisition of the Spanish Contenur, active in providing solutions for urban waste management, through a Luxembourg investment and financing platform.

Advised listed U.S. company PerkinElmer, on the acquisition of EUROIMMUN Medizinische Labordiagnostika for EUR 1.2 billion, by way of a share deal.

Advised on Castik Capital's investment in German dental chain AllDent.

Prologis on the sale of a USD1.1bn portfolio of logistics properties in Europe and North America to Mapletree.

Advised CapitaLand on the acquisition of the Gallileo office tower building in Frankfurt.

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