Bird & Bird advised Destia on the deal.
Destia, a leading Finnish infrastructure and construction service company, acquired the share capital of Oulun Energia Urakointi Oy, a subsidiary of electrical network and traffic infrastructure provider Oulun Energia.
Destia has acquired the share capital of Oulun energia Urakointi Oy from Oulun Energia. As part of the transaction, the activity of Oulun Energia Urakointi Oy will be entirely transferred to Destia, including business, personnel, equipment and agreements. With the acquisition, Destia will become one of Finland’s most significant builders of energy networks.
Bird & Bird’s team was led by partner Jori Taipale (Picture – Corporate) together with senior associate Kimmo Sundqvist (Corporate). Other team members included partner Teea Kemppinen (Employment), associate Noora Heinonen (Employment), associate Riikka Pulju (Employment), associate Joanna Puhto (Real Estate), senior associate Juuso Pyy (Commercial), counsel Päivi Tammilehto (Competition), partner Sami Tuominen (Tax) and counsel Ville Alahuhta (Tax).
Involved fees earner: Ville Alahuhta – Bird & Bird; Noora Heinonen – Bird & Bird; Teea Kemppinen – Bird & Bird; Joanna Puhto – Bird & Bird; Riikka Pulju – Bird & Bird; Juuso Pyy – Bird & Bird; Kimmo Sundqvist – Bird & Bird; Jori Taipale – Bird & Bird; Päivi Tammilehto – Bird & Bird; Sami Tuominen – Bird & Bird;
Law Firms: Bird & Bird;
Clients: Destia Oy;