Bjarki H. Diego

Practice area
  • Commercial and Company Law
  • Securities law
  • Banking and Finance
  • Competition Law
  • European Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Restructuring and Insolvency Law


LANGUAGES
Icelandic English Danish
Education
  • University College London, LL.M. 1999 International Business Law
  • University of Iceland, Cand.Jur. 1993


Recent cases
The Asian Development Bank

BBA//Fjeldco acted as a legal advisor to the Asian Development Banks in relation to a USD 250,000,000 loan facility to the Arctic Green Energy corporation and Sinopec Green Energy Geothermal Company Limited in order expand environmentally sustainable district heating services in the People's Republic of China.

Kvika banki hf.

BBA//Fjeldco acted as a legal advisor to Kvika banki hf. in relation to ISK 2,406,000,000 acquisition of all shares issued by Gamma Capital Management hf., an asset management company in Iceland.

Alvotech hf. and Icelandic biopharmaceutical

BBA//Fjeldco acted for Alvotech hf., and Icelandic biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and manufacturing of high quality biosimilars for global markets, during the restructuring of Alvotech hf. BBA//Fjeldco also advised on the issuance of USD 300,000,000 by Alvotech Holding A.S.

Nox Holding

BBA//Fjeldco was a legal adviser to Nox Holding ehf. in relation to the acquisition of all shares issued by Nox Medical hf., a company providing sleep diagnostic technology and sleep health solutions, and subsequent restructuring of the Nox Group.

Barclays Bank PLC, CitiGroup Global Markets Limited etc.

BBA//Fjeldco advised to Barclays Bank PLC, CitiGroup Global Markets Limited, Íslandsbanki hf. and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB, in relation to a multi-currency revolving credit facility to Landsvirkjun, Iceland's main electricity utility, of a value of 200 million USD.

Tommi's Burger Joint

BBA//Fjeldco acted as legal advisor in refinancing and restructuring of TBJ's operations, which is a fast growing franchise of the brand Tommi's Burger Joint, being one of the few established Icelandic franchisors, with outlets in Iceland, the UK, Denmark, Norway, Italy and Germany.

Alvotech hf.

BBA//Fjeldco was a legal adviser to Alvotech hf. in relation to an equipment financing with respect to a state-of-the-art 12,000 m2 manufacturing and laboratory facility in the Science Park of the University of Iceland of a value of USD 25,000,000.

Alvotech hf.

BBA acted as a legal advisor to Alvotech hf., and Icelandic biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and manufacturing of high quality biosimilars for global markets, during the restructuring of Alvotech hf. BBA also advised on the issuance of USD 300,000,000 by Alvotech Holding A.S. whereas Alvotech hf., Glycothera GMBH, Alvotech Germany GMBH and Alvotech Swiss AG acted as guarantors.


66 North

BBA//Fjeldco acted for Sjóklæðagerðin Hf., in a EUR 30.000.000 restructuring of the company

Vínlandsleið ehf.

BBA//Fjeldco acted as a legal advisor to the shareholders of Vínlandsleið ehf. in relation to acquisition by Reitir hf., Iceland's largest provider of commercial property for rent of all shares issues by Vínlandsleið ehf. The transaction was one of the largest M&A transactions in Iceland in the year 2018 involving a commercial real estate property.


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