Fredrik Wilkens is a partner at Vinge in Stockholm and head of Vinge’s Financial Services team. He serves as trusted advisor to many of the world’s largest banks and financial institutions and he is listed in publications such as The Legal 500 Europe, World Leading Banking Lawyers and World Leading Aviation Lawyers. He is a frequent writer and speaker in Europe and the USA on financing law topics and has contributed in numerous international publications on financial law.
Vinge’s Financial Services team advises many of the largest banks, investment banks, fund managers and private equity companies that operate globally. The team helps foreign clients establish and develop operations in Sweden, and advises on regulatory compliance in the Swedish market.
Fredrik Wilkens’ wide experience within the financial services field includes, among others, acquisition financing, asset financing (aircraft, rolling stock, renewable energy plants, ships and real properties), project financing, leasing, banking governance and regulatory M&A. Following the UK’s decision to leave the European Union, Fredrik Wilkens has played a leading role in advising global actors on Brexit-related Swedish financial regulation. Fredrik Wilkens sits on the board of directors of multiple Swedish companies within the finance sector.