Oakley Capital acquires North Sails A/S and North Sails Europe A/S. In March 2014, Oakley Capital March 2014 acquired the US-based North Technology Group. The European part of North Sails is exclusive licensee and distributor of North Sails sailing technology and products in Europe and New Zealand.

The European part of North Sails operates in 13 countries and has manufacturing facilities in six countries. North Sails in Europe and New Zealand has worked closely with the Americas Cup, Vendee Globe and Volvo Ocean Race teams and helped them win some of the greatest victories within sailing.

Horten advised Oakley Capital in relation to the Danish part of both the acquisition, structuring and financing of the European acquisitions.

Jacob Kornerup, Jonas Rasmussen (M&A), Claus Bennetsen, Kenny Michael Andersen (Finance) and Niclas Holst Sonne (Tax) advised Oakley Capital.


Jacob Kornerup