Jacob Hjortshøj

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Om Jacob Hjortshøj

Uddannelse
Møderet, Højesteret 1990
Advokat 1985
Cand.jur. 1982

Sprog
Engelsk, Norsk, Svensk

Jacob Hjortshøj er højt specialiseret inden for virksomhedsoverdragelser og selskabsret og har ydet rådgivning i et imponerende antal M&A-transaktioner som advokat for store private equity-fonde samt danske og internationale virksomheder.

I de senere år har han bl.a. bistået som team leader ved overdragelsen af virksomheder som SFK LeBlanc, Lakrids by Johan Bülow, Ferrosan Medical Devices, Hoyer Motors, FC Nordsjaelland, Blue-garden, Cembrit, Norican Group, Sonion, Euro Cater, Dagrofa, MissionPharma, Bladt Industries, NKT Flexibles, inco Danmark, Dyrup, Glud & Marstrand, Aalborg Industries, Superfos, KMD, Kommuneke-mi, Rosti, Codan Gummi, Stryhn’s, BabySam, Logstor, Disa, Unifeeder, Tholstrup Cheese, NEG Micon – Vestas fusion og Roulunds.

Jacob har altid sat fagligheden højt og er formand for Danske Advokaters fagudvalg for selskabsret samt sekretær for Dansk Forening for Selskabsret.

Ved siden af advokathvervet har Jacob i ti år været ekstern lektor ved Københavns Universitet i selskabsret og er fast underviser i Advokatsamfundets regi.

Jacob er i øvrigt rangeret i bedste kategori af alle større ranglistefirmaer inden for M&A.

Personlige ratings

Chambers and partners

Chambers Europe Rating 2017
- Corporate/M&A

Jacob Hjortshøj's expertise covers M&A transactions, business transfers and private equity. He represented Solix Group in its DKK1.1 billion acquisition of Cembrit Holding. Clients describe him as "seasoned, proactive and pragmatic. He never gets in the way of the deal because he finds a solution."

Chambers and Partners Europe, Corporate/M&A

Chambers - Leading individual - SH

Chambers Global Rating 2017
- Corporate/M&A

Jacob Hjortshøj's expertise covers M&A transactions, business transfers and private equity. He represented Solix Group in its DKK1.1 billion acquisition of Cembrit Holding. Clients describe him as "seasoned, proactive and pragmatic. He never gets in the way of the deal because he finds a solution."

Chambers Global 2017, Corporate M&A

IFLR1000

IFLR1000 Rating 2016
- Mergers and acquisitions

It is on the M&A side that the firm perhaps shines the brightest, consistently coming out as one of the most active firms in the region for new deals. One example of that this year saw Jens Christian Hesse Rasmussen lead the way as the firm advised BioAlliance Pharma, a French-listed company, on its cross-border merger with the Danish –listed Topotarget. The firm’s client continued as the operating company so the deal involved the delisting of Topotarget and secondary listing of the new entity, Onxeo, on the Copenhagen exchange.

Elsewhere, Jacob Hjortshøj led a team advising Altor Fund III on the sale of the Sonion Group to Novo, a deal involving interests in seven different countries around the world: Denmark, Poland, the Netherlands, USA, China, Vietnam and the Philippines.

IFLR1000, Mergers and acquisitions 

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2017
- Commercial, Corporate and M&A

 Jacob Hjortshøj advised Maj Invest and certain minority shareholders as the sellers of SFK Leblanc to Axcel.

Legal 500, Commercial, Corporate and M&A

Diverse hverv og medlemskaber

  • Bestyrelsesformand, Bech-Bruun
  • Bestyrelsesformand, Embacollage A/S
  • Bestyrelsesformand, Procter & Gamble Danmark A/S
  • Bestyrelsesformand, Stryhn Holding A/S
  • Bestyrelsesformand, Sahva A/S
  • Bestyrelsesformand, Rigtig Networking Marketing A/S
  • Bestyrelsesformand, 8.8 Holding A/S
  • Bestyrelsesmedlem, Armatec A/S
  • Bestyrelsesformand, Stelton A/S
  • Bestyrelsesmedlem, Poul Holst A/S
  • Bestyrelsesformand, Watergroup A/S
  • Formand, Danske Advokaters fagudvalg for selskabsret
  • Næstformand, Viet-Jacobsen Fonden
  • Sekretær, Dansk Forening for Selskabsret
  • Medlem, VL 12
  • Medlem, International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Medlem, Danish Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (DVCA)
  • Medlem, International Fiscal Association
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