Cristy Cross

Cristy Cross

Partner, Stockholm Download CV Download vCard

Cristy works in the Banking & Finance team, and she has international experience working with top tier clients in New York (with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer), Singapore (with Milbank/Goldman Sachs) and now in Stockholm. Cristy has a demonstrated history of successfully closing complex cross border transactions involving Mergers & Acquisitions, Project Finance (Renewable Energy, Oil/Gas, Mining), Structured Finance, Securities Regulation and Corporate Governance.

She is fluent in English and has basic proficiency in Swedish.

Practice areas

About Cristy

Experience

  • Partner in charge of structuring and executing several investments in Latam fintech companies.
  • Advisor to Swedish Hospital Partners AB and its shareholders, Skanska and Innisfree, in connection with its New Karolinska Solna hospital project.
  • Advisor to several Nordic and US debt providers regarding investments in Europe and the Americas.
  • Provide client training sessions on US and UK bankruptcy laws, developments in finance law, etc.

Rankings

  • 2017

    Recommended Banking and Finance Lawyer, Legal 500 Asia Pacific

Education

  • 2013 - 2017

    Executive Education Program, Harvard Business School

  • 2010

    Juris Doctor (Law), Northwestern University School of Law (Chicago Campus)

  • 2005

    Bachelors of Arts (International Development Studies), University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)

Publications

  • 2019

    IBOR Transition: What you need to know

  • 2012

    ACORE China Policy: Strategic Developments in Solar and Wind Policies

Interests

    I enjoy helping clients work through difficult legal issues in a commercially minded manner. In addition to practicing law, I am an avid traveler and have lived in eight countries (Bahrain, Egypt, Indonesia, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Sweden, USA). I also enjoy adrenaline sports (e.g., sky-diving over California, hiking volcanoes in Indonesia, and deep-diving wrecks in Sharm el-Sheikh).

References

  • Senior associate:advised Com Hem Holding AB in connection with its bank financing and SEK bonds.
  • Investment Banking Attorney (Secondment):advised Goldman Sachs in its role as a financial advisor to the winning bidder on the US$11.6b take-private of Singapore-listed Global Logistic Properties Limited.
  • Senior associate:represented winning consortium in its US$2.1b acquisition of a controlling stake in mining company PT Newmont Nusa Tenggara from Newmont Mining Corporation and Sumitomo Corporation.
  • Senior associate:acted for Honiton Energy Caymans Limited on its competitive auction sale of its wind farm assets in China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.
  • Associate:advised two companies on their proposed listing of Indian wind farms on the Singapore Stock Exchange.