ThierryNkiliyehe

Associate

Paris + 33.1.56.59.39.71

Thierry Nkiliyehe advises issuers and underwriters in debt and equity capital markets transactions. His experience includes stand-alone issues, debt securities under euro medium-term note (EMTN) programs, liabilities management, initial public offerings (IPOs), capital increases, block trades, and convertible and exchangeable bonds.

Prior to joining Jones Day in 2021, Thierry practiced in the capital markets department at an international law firm in Paris.

Since joining Jones Day, Thierry has acted as issuer's counsel in the IPOs of Forsee Power and Waga Energy on the regulated market of Euronext Paris as well as underwriters' counsel in the IPO of Spartoo on Euronext Growth Paris.

He is president of the African Business Lawyers' Club.

Experience

  • NextStage Evergreen initiates alternative tender and exchange offer for NextStage sharesJones Day advised NextStage EverGreen and NextStage, a listed company specializing in development capital financing and support for medium-sized companies, in the context of the alternative takeover bid and exchange for the shares of NextStage SCA, initiated by NextStage Green, an unlisted company created for the purposes of the transaction.
  • Voltalia issues additional green bondsJones Day advised Voltalia in its offering of additional green bonds convertible into new shares and/or exchangeable for existing shares (OCEANEs Vertes) due 2025 (the “New Bonds”) for a nominal amount of approximately €50 million (the “Offering”) fully fungible with the OCEANEs Vertes issued in January 2021 for a total nominal amount of approximately €200 million due on January 13, 2025, (the “Existing Bonds”).
  • Forsee Power completes €115 million offering and IPO on regulated market of Euronext in ParisJones Day advised Forsee Power in connection with its initial public offering on the regulated market of Euronext in Paris and an offering of up to €115 million.
  • Waga Energy completes €110 million IPO on Euronext in Paris, with green shoe optionJones Day advised Waga Energy, a French company specialized in the recovery of landfill gas as biomethane, in connection with its €110 million initial public offering of Ordinary Shares on the regulated market of Euronext in Paris with an over-allotment option up to €123 million.
  • Natixis and TP ICAP Europe underwrite €31.4 million IPO of SpartooJones Day represented Natixis and TP ICAP Europe as joint global coordinators and joint bookrunners in connection with the €31.4 million initial public offering of Spartoo on Euronext Growth Paris.