Alexander Koch

Alexander Koch

Partner
Luxembourg

Email [email protected]​hoganlovells.com

Phone +352 26 4 26 122

Fax +352 26 4 26 999

LanguagesEnglish, French, German, Swedish, Spanish

Practice groupCorporate & Finance

"The team is knowledgeable, hardworking, easy to contact and easy to work with. It brings a diverse skill set to the table."

Legal500, 2021

Since joining Hogan Lovells Luxembourg as a founding team member, Alexander Koch has brought his wealth of experience in Luxembourg corporate law and commercial matters including mergers, demergers, acquisitions, corporate finance, restructuring and legal advice around insolvency to local and international clients from a wide range of industries, such as private equity, real estate, automotive, energy, etc.

He also engages actively in the development and training of the future generation of lawyers, acting as a mentor for our corporate practice associates.

Alexander has a quite international education and professional experience. He trained at the United Nations in Geneva and at a leading Swedish law firm in Stockholm. He worked for six years in the corporate department of a well-respected Benelux law firm in Luxembourg prior to joining Hogan Lovells as senior associate.

Awards and recognitions

2020

Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Luxembourg, Next Generation
Legal 500 EMEA

2018-2019

Commercial, Corporate and M&A
Legal 500 EMEA

2019-2020

Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Luxembourg, Recommended
Legal 500 EMEA

Education and admissions

Education

LL.M. International Commercial Arbitration, 2007

Second State Exam in Law, 2005

First State Exam in Law, 2003

Diploma in European Law and Politics, 2001

Supplementary Degree in Economics, 2001

Memberships

Member, Luxembourg Private Equity Association (LPEA)

Member, American Chamber of Commerce in Luxembourg (AMCHAM)

Member of Editorial Board of ACE Magazine

Bar admissions and qualifications

Luxembourg

Frankfurt

Representative experience

Swissport, an aviation industry key player, on his acquisition of Aerocare, one Australian and New Zealand air services market leader for USD 620 million.

ACON in the acquisition of the Spanish Contenur, active in providing solutions for urban waste management, through a Luxembourg investment and financing platform.

Listed U.S. company PerkinElmer, on the acquisition of EUROIMMUN Medizinische Labordiagnostika for EUR 1.2 billion, by way of a share deal.

Castik Capital on its investment in German dental chain AllDent.

Prologis on the sale of a USD1.1bn portfolio of logistics properties in Europe and North America to Mapletree.

CapitaLand on the acquisition of the Gallileo office tower building in Frankfurt.

Pipeline integrity specialist NDT Global Limited on the sale of NDT Global Group to Canadian Eddyfi NDT Inc.

Ford Motor Company on Volkswagen AG's US$2.6bn investment into Ford's autonomous vehicle platform company, Argo AI.

NII Holdings on its sale of its 70% interest in its operations in Brazil to América Móvil, S.A.B. de C.V.

LaSalle in the setting-up of a REITs structure in Spain to invest in residential properties for rent and the first acquisition, a six-storey residential property in Madrid financial district.

RiverRock on its acquisition of Exterimmo which holds 12 assets structured as Public-Private Partnership or Public Service Delegation in France, by its RBIF1.

Union Investment on the acquisition through a share deal, of the Cäcilium office building in Cologne for the portfolio of the UII German Prime Select real estate special fund. 

Tikehau Capital on its 40% share capital investment in Egis, a company specialized in building, and mobility services engineering.

Hamburg-based Garbe Industrial Real Estate GmbH on the acquisition of a portfolio consisting of four new logistics properties.

Elite Partners Capital, a Singapore-based real estate fund, on the sale of a pan-European portfolio of logistics assets to Blackstone.  

Kingdom Holding Company on the sale of part of its Four Seasons interest for US$2.21bn.

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