Christian Ibsen specialises in M&A, company law and complex contracts, especially within the energy and health sectors, as well as general business law. 

He provides general business law advice to all types of Danish and foreign businesses, including in particular in connection with M&A processes, restructurings and company law issues. In addition, Christian has worked with the energy and health sectors for many years, gaining a unique insight into and understanding of the special challenges that face these sectors. He has played a leading role in all of the high-profile mergers that have taken place in the Danish energy sector in recent years (including the Norlys merger between Eniig and SE) and has been a key adviser in connection with the consolidation of the market for private healthcare services.

Having worked with M&A for several years, Christian has gained extensive process and project management experience, including team management and coordination of advice from foreign law firms in international transactions. 
 
Christian is known for his solution-oriented approach, which - together with his professional attitude and strong business understanding - always add value to the client's business.

IFLR1000 2020

Energy and M&A

From my experience of working with leading law firms, Christian stands out. He has a deep understanding of our business, the Danish energy sector and the ability to juggle these in complex M&A projects.

Legal 500 2019

Energy

Kromann Reumert has been involved in a number of transactions and financings in the energy space; notable examples include Christian Richard Ibsen also advised Eniig Energi on its acquisition of HMN Naturgas.

Legal 500 2019

Commercial, Corporate & M&A

M&A powerhouse Kromann Reumert works across a broad range of sectors on its deals with recent highlights including Christian Ibsen acting for Eniig Energi on its acquisition of Naturgas.

Activities
  • Frequent lecturer on topics such as M&A, contract management, board duties, and contractual drafting
  • Teaches on “Directorships in Utilities” at Copenhagen Business School
publications
  • Co-author of "Tandlægens aftaler ved køb af praksis" (A Dentist’s Agreements in connection with the Purchase of a Practice) 
Background
  • Partner 2016
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) from School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University 2013
  • Master of Laws (cand.jur.) from Aarhus University 2006
  • Studied a semester at South Texas College of Law
Admission and right of audience
  • Right of audience before the Danish High Court 2011
  • Admitted to practice law 2009
Languages
  • English
  • The Scandinavian languages

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