Martin Koša


Senior Associate

+421 2 5929 1147

Martin Koša

Senior Associate
+421 2 5929 1147

 

Office

Hviezdoslavovo námestie 13
811 02 Bratislava
Slovakia

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Martin Koša is a Senior Associate in the Bratislava office. He focuses on banking and finance, general corporate, M&A, as well as on bankruptcy and restructuring.

RECENT ENGAGEMENTS INCLUDE ADVISING

Banking, Finance & Capital Markets

  • A SYNDICATE OF INTERNATIONAL BANKS led by UniCredit Bank and including Tatra banka, ČSOB and HYPO-BANK Burgenland on a EUR 175 million club loan provided to HB Reavis for the construction of Nivy Station (Stanica Nivy)
  • DANSKE BANK, as lender, on the up to EUR 80 million financing of the acquisition of WebSupport (Visma Group)
  • GARRETT on the Slovak law aspects of the financing of a spin-off of Garrett Group from Honeywell Group, through the issuance of EUR 350 million notes and the provision of facilities in an aggregate amount of EUR 1.512 billion
  • TATRA BANKA on up to EUR 60 million loan in relation to the acquisition of #1 European freight wagon transportation company
  • UNICREDIT BANK on a EUR 55 million term loan facility in relation to refinancing of a major international group of green energy providers

M&A and Corporate

  • CANAL+ GROUP on the acquisition of M7 Group, one of the largest independent pay-TV operators in Europe, operating in Benelux, Germany and Central Europe
  • INTEVA PRODUCTS, a part of Renco Group and a global top-tier supplier of engineered components and systems for the automotive industry, on the Slovak, Czech and Romanian aspects of the global sale of its roof business to CIE Automotive
  • NATIONALE-NEDERLANDEN (NN) on the acquisition of Aegon's life insurance and pension businesses in Slovakia and in the Czech Republic for a total of EUR 155 million
  • CREDIT SUISSE ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERS on a joint venture agreement with ContourGlobal on the operation of photovoltaic assets generating more than 10% of electricity from photovoltaic sources in Slovakia

REAL ESTATE, CONSTRUCTION & PLANNING

  • AIP ASSET MANAGEMENT, a Seoul-based asset manager, and London real estate investment manager THE VALESCO GROUP on the EUR 125 million acquisition and related financing of the newly developed landmark Twin City Tower in Bratislava from HB Reavis
  • EUROPEAN CITY ESTATES (ECE) on its acquisition of the Rosum office complex in Bratislava from Penta Real Estate
  • P3 on the purchase of warehouse at the Bratislava airport from European Investment Park
  • REDSIDE on the EUR 90 million acquisition of Trenčín Industrial Park from AU Optronics

RESTRUCTURING & INSOLVENCY

  • ADECCO GROUP on the integration of its Slovak and Czech businesses into a single entity, including an legal and tax analysis of potential integration options and execution of the required legal steps
  • BE GROUP on the complex insolvency proceedings of its Slovak subsidiary

EDUCATION

2006 – 2011: Paneuropean University, Bratislava, Slovakia, Faculty of Law, Master of Law (Mgr.)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

Slovak Bar Association

LANGUAGES

Slovak, English, French