Tómas Magnús Þórhallsson
- Administrative law
- Commercial and Company law
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Admitted in Iceland, 2012
- University of Reykjavík, Mag. jur., 2011
BBA//Fjeldco advised Reykjavík DC on a green power purchase agreement
On 18 December 2019 Landsvirkjun (The National Power Company) and Reykjavík DC hf., a new high-tech data centre in Reykjavik, entered into a power purchase agreement pursuant to which Landsvirkjun shall provide electricity to the data centre up to 12 MW. The agreement is no. 10 which Landsvirkjun has entered into with a customer whic his defined as a power-intensive user and the agreement is certified as agreen power purchase agreement. That means that Reykavík DC hf. is provided with guarantees of origin which confirm that the purchased electricity derives from renewable energy sources.
Lawyers Bjarki Diego and Tómas Magnús Þórhallsson assisted and provided Reykjavík DC hf. with legal advice during the negotiations with Landsvirkjun
BBA//Fjeldco acted as legal adviser to Nox Holding ehf., in relation to acquisition of all shares, issued by Nox Medical ehf., the subsequent restructuring of the Nox Group, and investment by the private equity fund Alfa Framtak, establishing a world leader in sleep diagnostic technology and sleep health solutions.
Sale of Icelandair Hotels
BBA//Fjeldco advised Icelandair hf. in relation to the sale of Icelandair Hotels and related estates to Berjaya Corporation
Acquisition of Isal from Rio Tinto
BBA//Fjeldco was a legal adviser to Norsk Hydro in relation to the acquisition of Isal from Rio Tinto
Innergex Renewable Energy
BBA//Fjeldco acted as a legal advisor to Innergex Renewable Energy in the acquisition of Alterra Power Corp., that holds a majority stake in the Icelandic energy producer HS Orka hf. The transaction amounted to the value of USD 1.1 Billion.
Aquisition of Lyfja
BBA//Fjeldco advised Stefnir hf., Iceland’s largest fundmanagement company on all aspects in relation to one of its fund’s acquisition of Iceland's leading pharmacy retail company Lyfja.
RPC Group PLC
BBA//Fjeldco advised RPC Group PLC in relation to its EUR 386 million acquisition of Promens.
Sanpower group (China)
BBA//Fjeldco was a legal adviser to the China-based Sanpower group on certain Icelandic legal issues relating to the acquisition of the Highland group (House of Fraser).