Victor Burki

Associate, Antwerp

I regularly advise banks and listed companies on equity capital markets transactions, where I combine best-in-class legal knowledge and precision with a thorough understanding of the commercial drivers behind complex capital markets transactions. Furthermore, I have gained significant experience on corporate law, in both an advisory and a transactional context.

Overview

Professional experience

Education and qualifications

Overview

Victor Burki is an associate based in Antwerp who joined the Belgian Corporate and Finance practice at Linklaters in 2018. He advises on all aspects of corporate law, including M&A and equity capital markets.

Victor assists clients on both domestic and international transactions. He regularly advises on equity capital markets transactions, including IPOs, Rights Issues and Accelerated Bookbuild Offerings.

Work highlights

Victor’s recent notable M&A experience includes advising:

  • Agfa-Gevaert on the €975m sale of part of its HealthCare IT business; and
  • SCR-Sibelco on the divestment of its lime and limestone operations in Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Argentina and Chile

Victor’s recent notable ECM experience includes advising:

  • the Underwriters on the €252m IPO of Unifiedpost Group;
  • the Underwriters on the €62m IPO of Hyloris Pharmaceuticals; and
  • the Underwriters on the €200m ABB of new shares in VGP NV in April 2020.

Professional experience

Other work highlights

Victor’s recent notable M&A experience includes advising:

  • Agfa-Gevaert on the €975m sale of part of its HealthCare IT business; and
  • SCR-Sibelco on the divestment of its lime and limestone operations in Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Argentina and Chile

Victor’s recent notable ECM experience includes advising:

  • the Underwriters on the €252m IPO of Unifiedpost Group;
  • the Underwriters on the €62m IPO of Hyloris Pharmaceuticals; and
  • the Underwriters on the €200m ABB of new shares in VGP NV in April 2020.
  • the Underwriters on the €109m ABB of existing shares in VGP NV in September 2020;
  • Umicore on its €500m issuance of convertible bonds;
  • the Underwriters on the €27.5m IPO of Sequana Medical;
  • Elia System Operator on its €435m rights offering;
  • the Bookrunners on the €116m and €151m ABBs of existing shares in Fagron

Education and qualifications

Victor holds a Master of Laws (magna cum laude) from the University of Antwerp.