Jacob Høeg Madsen's primary practice areas are financial regulation, fund formation, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and company law. He became a partner in 2015.
Jacob is committed to assist the financial sector with transactions and advise on a broad range of regulatory matters, including asset and investment management, the marketing and management of funds (both UCITS and AIFs), payment services, Fintech, etc. Advising pension funds and life assurance companies, e.g. on direct investments, is among Jacob’s specialist qualifications.
He has experience in the formation of funds (e.g. private equity funds and debt funds) both in terms of drafting and negotiating the fund documentation, advising on structures etc. and in terms of advising on the regulatory aspects of establishing and marketing funds. He has also advised on co-investment structures.
While his M&A practice is focused on advising financial undertakings, he also works on deals involving non-regulated targets. His broad private M&A experience includes representing both institutional (e.g. private equity funds) and industrial buyers and sellers in relation to both domestic and cross-border transactions.
Jacob is also recognised for his expertise in advising on complex company law matters such as cross-border mergers/demergers, recapitalisations, group internal restructurings, cash pools, employee incentive schemes (LTIPs, warrant programmes etc.), shareholder agreements etc.
approach to clients
Jacob is recognized for his ability to combine his deep legal expertise with a practical approach and sound process management. The individual needs of the client is the center of Jacob’s practice.
Who's Who Legal, Thought Leader 2021
Banking – Fintech and Regulatory
Jacob Høeg Madsen is ranked as a Global Thought Leader in Banking – Fintech and Regulatory – in WWL: Thought Leaders – Global Banking Regulation Review 2021.
Legal 500 2020
Commercial, Corporate & M&A, Next Generation Partner
Jacob Høeg Madsen is recommended as a next generation partner within commercial, corporate and M&A.
Legal 500 2019
Kromann Reumert's department is 'very knowledgeable on all aspects of the insurance industry' and provides 'the highest quality advice' across regulatory and contentious issues. Jacob Høeg Madsen assisted PKA with its joint acquisition with Axcel of a majority share of Danmarks Skibskredit.
Legal 500 2019
Commercial, Corporate & M&A, Next generation lawyer
M&A powerhouse Kromann Reumert works across a broad range of sectors on its deals. Noted is Jacob Høeg Madsen.
Who's Who Legal 2018
Jacob Høeg Madsen at Kromann Reumert is "a prominent player in the market" who is widely recognised for his experience advising major clients in the financial sector on fintech mandates
Who's Who Legal 2017
Jacob Høeg Madsen is listed as a fintech expert by Who's Who Legal
Legal 500 2017
Jacob Høeg Madsen is ranked as a next generation lawyer within the field of Corporate/M&A