Henning Hedegaard Thomsen

Senior Associate

Phone+45 33 77 90 18
Mobile+45 30 37 96 18
Born21 April 1980 in Svendborg
LanguagesDanish and English
Primary qualifications

Henning Hedegaard Thomsen is head of our Tax Team and provides advice primarily regarding tax law, company law and capital markets, including mergers and acquisitions as well as finance, and advice on share-based incentive programmes. 


Henning Hedegaard Thomsen's recent key transactions include:

Represented Pandora in an accelerated book build offering of own shares to institutional investors globally with proceeds of DKK 1.8 bn 


Represented the shareholders in ProActive in the merger with Fellowmind


Represented Danske Andelskassers Bank in connection with the sale of 100% of the shares in Sparinvest Holding to Nykredit


Represented the sellers of Sundhedsgruppen in connection with the sale of Sundhedsgruppen and Dansk Sundhedssikring to UK PE fund AnaCap Financial Partners


Represented DSV in connection with the acquisition of a number of companies, including Panalpina Welttransport (listen on SIX Swiss Exchange) and SBS Worldwide Holdings and in connection with the proposed merger with NASDAQ (New York) listed UTi Worldwide, Inc.


Represented Waterland Private Equity and its portfolio company Within Reach Holding in connection with the acquisition of ipnordic


Represented Polaris Private Equity in connection with the acquisition of Falck Safety Services Holding and Falck


Represented three of the shareholders in listed company Euroinvestor.com in connection with the divestment of their shareholding of a total of approx. 27% to the company


Represented Bain Capital Private Equity (Europe) and Advent International Corporation in connection with the voluntary public takeover offer of NETS


Represented INEOS Upstream Limited in the acquisition of DONG E&P


Represented Segulah and its portfolio company Semantix in the acquisition of Textminded


Represented EQT in the acquisition of GlobalConnect


Represented Erhvervsinvest Management in the sale of Damolin to NYSE Euronext Paris listed Imerys


Represented Chr. Olesen Holding in connection with the acquistion of all shares in Chr. Olesen Group held by Nutrition Animale Luxembourg


Represented XANO Automation Aktiebolag (Publ.) in the acquisition of Jorgensen Engineering


Represented DELL, Inc. in the sale of the Danish part of DELL Services to NTT Data International


Represented National Silicon Industry Group in connection with the private offer and subsequent public takeover bid for NASDAQ Copenhagen listed Topsil


Represented 3i Infrastructure and AMP Capital in connection with the acquisition of Esvagt


Represented Agilitas Private Equity in the acquisition of City Container Danmark, City Container, City Container Fyn and Norrecco


Represented Cobham Plc in connection with the takeover of NASDAQ OMX listed Thrane & Thrane


Amadeus IT Group’s sale of Travellink


Abaxis Inc’s investment in Scandinavian Micro Biodevices


Garmin’s acquisition of Fairpoint Navigation


International restructuring of AGFA-koncernen


Merger between Post Danmark and Svenska Posten


Transfer of Brørup Sparekasse to Saxo Bank


Transfer of parts of Kuben, to various buyers


Represented Greystone Capital in connection with the acquisition of Oliver's Petfood


Henning Hedegaard Thomsen's LinkedIn Profile



2008     Senior Associate at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen Advokatpartnerselskab 
2008     Attorney at Lett Law Firm 
2007     Assistant Attorney at Lett Law Firm 
2005     Assistant Attorney at Kromann Reumert 
2005     Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen


Other activities



Moalem, D., Hedegaard Thomsen, H., & Rasmussen, J. (2020) On Takeover Bids and Consideration Guarantee, Nordisk Tidsskrift for Selskabsret no. 1/2020, pp. 73-85 (in Danish)


Moalem, D., Hedegaard Thomsen, H., & Alexander Svendsen, M. (2019) Delistings and Minority Shareholder Protection, Nordisk Tidsskrift for Selskabsret no. 4/2019, pp. 41-58 (in Danish)


Thomsen, H. H. & Bonde Frost, T. (2018), Reverse Share Splits, Revision & Regnskabsvæsen no. 6/2018, pp. 6-13


Becher Jensen, J. & Thomsen, H. H. (2017), Material Amendments to the Shareholders' Rights Directive, Nordisk Tidsskrift for Selskabsret 1/2017, pp. 1-11 (in Danish)


Bonde Frost, T. & Thomsen, H. H. (2015), New Danish Rules on Share Warrants, Nordisk Tidsskrift for Selskabsret 4/2015, pp. 23-31 (in Danish)


Moalem, D., Thomsen, H.H. & Rosenbaum, T. (2013) Prospectus Liability in Danish law – after the Supreme Court’s judgment in the bankTrelleborg Case. Erhvervsjuridisk Tidsskrift 2/2013, p. 153-161 (in Danish)


Moalem, D. & Thomsen, H. H. (2012), Compulsory Redemption of Shares Issued by Danish Distressed Banks, XBMA Forum, Danish Update, November 2012


Moalem, D., Thomsen, H. H. & Thomsen, M., (2011),  Saving banks: Limitations on voting rights and the possibility of converting into a Public Limited Company, Erhvervsjuridisk Tidsskrift 3/2011, s. 219 (in Danish)


Dehn-Baltzer, L., Thomsen, H. H. & Quistgaard, A. (2009) Regulering af Alternative Investment Fund Managers - nyt direktivudkast, FINANS/INVEST 5/2009, p. 21 (in Danish)


Molbech Bendtsen, C., Thomsen, H. H. & Quistgaard, A. (2009) New recommendations for good corporate governance in the boards of directors and managements of banks, savings banks and co-operative banks in Denmark, IBA Securities Law Newsletter, vol. 15 no. 2, August 2009


Thomsen, H. H., Lund, C. & Gökcen, P. (2009) Disclosure of inside information - the closing of the RealDanmark case, Erhvervsjuridisk Tidsskrift, Forlaget Thomson, No 3/2009 (in Danish)


Henning Hedegaard Thomsen also co-authored the article Disclosure of inside information – The judgment by the Danish Eastern High Court in the RealDanmark case, published in Erhvervsjuridisk Tidsskrift, Forlaget Thomson. No 2/2008 (in Danish)