Acquisition of DONG Gas Distribution

MHS Corporate Finance acted as exclusive financial advisor in connection with’s acquisition of DONG Gas Distribution A/S. acquired DONG Energy’s 100% ownership share in DONG Gas Distribution A/S and related operational activities for a total consideration of DKK 2.3 billion. The transaction was signed on 10. May 2016 and closing is expected on 30. September 2016.

Enterprise value: DKK 2,325 million

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About, a state owned company headquartered in Fredericia, is engaged in the ownership, operation, and maintenance of transmission systems for electricity and natural gas. is a non-profit enterprise owned by the Danish Ministry of Energy, Utilities and Climate, and the Danish consumers contribute to’s activities via their electricity and gas bills.

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About DONG Gas Distribution A/S
DONG Gas Distribution A/S is a grid company, responsible for the transport of gas to about 122,000 customers in Southern Jutland as well as Western and Southern Zealand.

About DONG Energy A/S
DONG Energy is one of the leading energy groups in Northern Europe, headquartered in Denmark. Around 6,700 ambitious employees are engaged in developing, constructing and operating offshore wind farms; generating power and heat from our power stations; providing energy to residential and business customers; and producing oil and gas. Group revenue was DKK 71bn (EUR 9.5bn) in 2015.

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