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Michał Bałdowski focuses his practice on company law, with particular emphasis on capital markets transactions and mergers and acquisitions of public and non-public companies.

Concentrations

  • Capital markets
  • Mergers and acquisitions

Expertise

Erfahrung

  • Participated in the work for PAK-Polska Czysta Energia in connection with the acquisition of a special purpose company owned by the Neoinvestment Group, responsible for the construction of a wind farm situated in Człuchów, consisting of 33 wind turbines with a total capacity of approx. 72.6 MW.
  • Participated in the work for Goldman Sachs Asset Management and Centerbridge in relation to completion of the sale of ROBYG S.A. to TAG Immobilien AG.
  • Participated in the work for PCF Group S.A. in connection with the acquisition of a controlling stake in Incuvo S.A. from OÜ Blite Fund, an Estonian limited liability company.
  • Participated in the work for Allianz in connection with the acquisition of Aviva’s operations in Poland and Lithuania for over EUR 2.5 billion. The transaction involved Aviva’s life and non-life insurance operations as well as its pension and asset management businesses. Allianz also aquired a 51 percent stake in each of Aviva’s life and non-life bancassurance joint ventures with Santander Bank Polska.
  • Participated in the work for the CCC Group in connection with the sale of two 10% stakes in eobuwie.pl to Cyfrowy Polsat and A&R Investments Limited, one of the shareholders of InPost S.A., respectively.
  • Participated in the work for Innova Capital in the acquisition of a stake in Bielenda Kosmetyki Naturalne from its current owners.
  • Participated in the work for Abris CEE Mid-Market Fund III L.P., managed by Abris Capital Ltd., in connection with the acquisition of Scanmed S.A.
  • Participated in the work for OANDA Global Corporation in connection with the acquisition of Dom Maklerski TMS Brokers S.A.
  • Participated in the work for Alior Bank in connection with an agreement to acquire Bank BPH’s core business from affiliates of GE Capital.
  • Participated in the work for Innova/6 in the acquisition of two companies: Drukarnia Embe Press S. Bezdek M. Mamcarz sp. z o.o. and „CHEMES M. SZPERLIŃSKI” sp. z o.o.
  • Participated in the work for Innova Capital in connection with the acquistion of Profim sp. z o.o. by the Flokk Group, controlled by Triton Partners.
  • Participated in the work for Goldman Sachs and UBS, acting as Global Coordinators and Joint Bookrunners, mBank and PKO BP Biuro Maklerskie, as Joint Bookrunners and investment firms intermediating in the public offering of the securities and WOOD & Company as a Joint Bookrunner in connection with the initial public offering of shares in STS Holding S.A. and the admission of its shares to listing on the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
  • Participated in the work for Goldman Sachs, Citi, Trigon Dom Maklerski, acting as Global Coordinators and Joint Bookrunners, Numis Securities Limited as a Joint Bookrunner and mBank as a Co-Manager of the offering in connection with the initial public offering of shares in Grupa Pracuj S.A. and the admission of its shares to listing on the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
  • Participated in the work for Dom Maklerski Banku Handlowego S.A. as an investment firm, global coordinator and joint bookrunner, Citigroup Global Markets Europe AG, Erste Group Bank AG and Erste Securities Polska S.A. as global coordinators and joint bookrunners, Jefferies GmbH and Jefferies International Limited, as joint bookrunners, and Trigon Dom Maklerski S.A. as the co-lead managers in connection with the public offering of shares in Celon Pharma S.A. and the admission of Celon Pharma shares to listing on the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
  • Participated in the work for ONDE S.A. in connection with the PLN 444.5 million initial public offering of shares in ONDE and their admission to trading on the regulated market operated by the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
  • Participated in the work for CCC S.A. in connection with a PLN 500 Million New Share Offering. 
  • Participated in the work for Cyfrowy Polsat on the issue of series B bonds with an aggregate nominal value of PLN 1 billion.
  • Participated in the work for Alior Bank in connection with a PLN 2.2 billion public rights offering and the issuance of new shares and the admission of the new shares to trading on the WSE.
  • Participated in the work for FTF Galleon S.A. in connection with the offer for the sale of all shares in Synthos S.A. and the subsequent delisting of Synthos shares from trading on the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
  • Participated in the work for a company from the construction sector in connection with a bond issue with a value of PLN 400 million.°
  • Participated in the work for Echo Investments in connection with a bond issue with a value of PLN 400 million.°
  • Participated in the work for GLP, a leading global investment manager and business builder in logistics, real estate, insurance and related technologies, on the Polish aspects related to the acquisition of Goodman Group’s Central and Eastern Europe logistics real estate portfolio. 
  • Participated in the work for Griffin Real Estate in connection with the acquisition of a commercial portfolio with a value of PLN 4.2 billion.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Bałdowski prior to his joining GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k.

Ausbildung

Akademische Ausbildung
  • Doctoral Studies, University of Warsaw
  • Master of Law, summa cum laude, University of Warsaw
  • Diploma, Center for American Law Studies, University of Florida in cooperation with the University of Warsaw
Zulassung
  • Poland
Sprache
  • Polnisch, Native
  • Englisch, Fluent
  • Spanisch, Fluent