About Johannes Tieves

Johannes Tieves advises listed and unlisted domestic and international companies, banks and funds on syndicated loans, high yield bonds, hybrid financings and restructurings. His practice also includes financing structures in connection with M&A transactions and public takeovers. Johannes worked for the arrangers with respect to various financings and the IPO of Schaeffler, for KION GROUP AG in connection with its IPO and its refinancing, and HeidelbergCement AG in connection with the financing and other aspects of the acquisition of Hanson and Italcementi. He was retained by VTG AG on the financing of the acquisition of AAE AG, and by Brenntag AG with respect to the issuance of a US-$ denominated bonds with option rights. Johannes recently acted as counsel to the lenders to Diebold Inc. in connection with the takeover of Wincor Nixdorf.


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