Pierre-Nicolas Ferrand is a partner and heads the Finance practice.
His practice is focused on banking and finance, including asset, real estate, renewable energy and acquisition financings, for French and international arrangers and investors. He has represented major financial institutions, commercial companies and investment funds in connection with financings and refinancings, including Barclays, BECM, BNP Paribas, Bank of Ireland, Crédit Agricole CIB, Crédit Foncier de France, Citibank, Morgan Stanley, Natixis, Société Générale. Pierre-Nicolas Ferrand also has extensive experience in restructuring and insolvency matters.
Nexans on the signature of a €600 million Revolving Credit Facility with 11 of its core banks for a period of five years, thereby extending the tenor of the Group’s access to liquidity until 2023.
Groupe Ecore in its inaugural offering of €255 million senior secured floating rate notes due 2023 and the company in connection with a new €40 million revolving credit facility.
BNP Paribas in connection with the financing of the acquisition by Barings Real Estate Advisors of logistics development at the Haies Blanches park in Coudray-Montceaux in the Ile de France region of France.
Deutsche Pfandbriefbank AG (PBB), in connection with the financing of the acquisition by a Belgian group of an office and commercial building located rue Saint-Honoré in Paris, France.
Banque Themis in connection with the distressed new money financing of Solune, a retail group owning and operating the fashion brand "Vanessa Bruno".
CACIB and a pool of banks including Société Générale, Crédit Lyonnais and Banque Populaire in connection with the restructuring and refinancing of the EMEA operations of surfwear and skatewear retailer Quiksilver through mandat ad hoc and conciliation proceedings.