Energy & Cleantech

LINKERS set up a specialized team having a major expertise in the sectors of energy, environment and sustainable technologies or cleantech.

Leveraging on its expertise, the dedicated Energy & Cleantech team addresses a wide range of market players including SMEs, upper range medium-size companies and international groups in the context of both national and cross-border transactions.

The bankers of the Energy & Cleantech team have a highly specialized approach based on strong technical competences and a constant strategic analysis of the trends in their sectors and the relative markets. They propose to their clients tailored high end services for their operations of corporate and structured finance.

  • Sales, spin-offs
  • Leveraged operations: LMBO, LMBI, OBO, BIMBO
  • Acquisitions
  • Fund raising: stocks, mezzanine, senior debt, convertible bonds…
  • Financial engineering and valuation
  • Strategic due-diligence
  • Project finance (seeking for investment, re-financing)

The sector expertise of the Energy & Cleantech team comprises the following sectors:

  • Oil & Gas, exploration & production, refining, transportation, retail
  • Power generation (coal, nuclear, gas)
  • Industry services
  • Natural resources (water, air, soil)
  • Environmental services
  • Recycling and waste recovery, waste to energy
  • Green chemistry
  • Solar
  • Wind
  • Biomass, biogas
  • Energy efficiency and smart grids
  • Connector industries
  • Eco-mobility
  • Energy storage
  • Complex technologies (NMR, EPR, MRI, particle accelerators)

Some following deals:

Company sale and divestiture: Packinox sold to Alfa Laval (Sweden)

LBOs: Coriance / Cofathec (GDF) with A2A (Italy), Packinox with Alliance Entreprendre and IDEB

Fundraising: Environnement SA with Sofinindex and Caisse des Dépôts, Yprema with Sofinindex and Caisse des Dépôts