Blackstone Real Estate’s £360 Million Acquisition Of Swedish Logistics Portfolio


Simpson Thacher represented Blackstone Real Estate in connection with the acquisition of a portfolio of logistics assets located across Sweden.

The portfolio consists of 30 assets and had a gross purchase price of approximately SEK 4.2 billion (approximately £360 million).

Blackstone Real Estate Inc. provides investment management and advisory services. The Company offers private equity management, hedge fund solutions, closed end and mutual funds, restructuring, and tax information services.

The Simpson Thacher team who acted on the transaction included Samuel Charlton (Picture) and Ryan Harvey (Real Estate); and Preston Miller (Antitrust and Competition).

Involved fees earner: Ryan Harvey – Berwin Leighton Paisner; Samuel Charlton – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Preston Miller – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Berwin Leighton Paisner; Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Blackstone Real Estate Partners;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti