Apostolos is recognized as one of the leading lawyers in the European high yield and general capital market. He has represented issuers, sponsors and underwriters in a wide variety of corporate and leveraged buy-out high yield bond offerings.
Apostolos is also one of the leading international lawyers in respect of matters relating to Greece. He has led all of our transactions in Greece since 2005 and has acted on some of the most significant, high profile recent transactions including the recapitalization through a €8 billion rights offering of the Piraeus Bank, the recapitalization of Eurobank Ergasias S.A., the high yield bond offerings by PPC, Motor Oil, Titan Cement, FAGE Dairy, Intralot and Frigoglass, the financing of the acquisition of OPAP S.A. by Emma Delta, the privatization of Public Power Corporation, various equity and recapitalization transactions for Piraeus Bank, the high yield notes offerings of TIM Hellas (several separate deals), FAGE Dairy, Yioula Glassworks and the IPO of Aegean Airlines and many other matters.
Apostolos has been named as a “Leader in their Field” by Chambers UK 2015, in which he is described as “he’s our go-to guy and is a huge asset for our work”. He has also been named as a “Leading Individual” in high yield offerings by Legal 500 2014 Edition in which he is described as “…diligent, and able to convey detailed legal concepts in a way everyone can understand.”