Adyen’s initial public offering and listing of shares on Euronext Amsterdam


Clifford Chance is advising global payments platform Adyen on IPO and listing of Adyen’s shares on Euronext Amsterdam.

The IPO was priced at EUR 240 per share which values Adyen at approximately EUR 7.1 billion. If the over-allotment option is fully exercised, approximately 14.2% of the shares in Adyen will be sold in the IPO. This would result in a total deal size of approximately EUR 1 billion.

The Clifford Chance team was led by Hans Beerlage and Han Teerink (picture) in Amsterdam, with Marian Scheele leading all financial regulatory aspects of the transaction and Alex Bafi leading the US securities and disclosure aspects, assisted by Olivier Plessis and Ryan Bosch (all three Paris). The team also included Evert van der Kaa, Tom Smeele, Katja Busuladzic and Sophie Wijdeveld (ECM), Jurgen van der Meer and Bauke de Vries (Regulatory), Mark Jan Arends, Tjerk de Jonge and Kyra Geerts (Notary), Floris van de Bult, Sara Schermerhorn and Bart Bootsma (HR) and Michiel Sunderman (Tax) from the Amsterdam office. Patrick Meson (London) and Lauren Harris (Luxembourg) were also involved.

Involved fees earner: Hans Beerlage – Clifford Chance; Han Teerink – Clifford Chance; Evert van der Kaa – Clifford Chance; Tom Smeele – Clifford Chance; Katja Busuladzic – Clifford Chance; Sophie Wijdeveld – Clifford Chance; Patrick Meson – Clifford Chance; Lauren Harris – Clifford Chance; Alex Bafi – Clifford Chance; Marian Scheele – Clifford Chance; Olivier Plessis – Clifford Chance; Ryan Bosch – Clifford Chance; Bauke de Vries – Clifford Chance; Jurgen van der Meer – Clifford Chance; Jurgen van der Meer – Clifford Chance; Floris van de Bult – Clifford Chance; Sara Schermerhorn – Clifford Chance; Bart Bootsma – Clifford Chance; Michiel Sunderman – Clifford Chance; Mark Jan Arends – Clifford Chance; Tjerk de Jonge – Clifford Chance; Kyra Geerts – Clifford Chance;

Law Firms: Clifford Chance;

Clients: Adyen;