LEONIDAS ADVICE & ASSET MANAGEMENT GMBH

OUR SERVICES

The Leonidas Advice & Asset Management team is fully dedicated to the optimization of your project from acquisition to operation and during the construction phase.

Since 2011, the activity of our team exclusively focuses on investments in France. Therefore, our investors can count on our extensive knowledge of the French market, the rules and administrative organization. Thanks to our large network in France in every area, our team will ensure that your project always benefits from the best resources.

ACQUISITION

we support your sourcing of assets and portfolios
in the best conditions

  • Networking with developers and sellers
  • Financial and internal rate of return analysis
  • Follow-up of the bidding process from Non-Binding Offer to Commercially Binding Offer
  • Follow-up of the due diligence process
  • Organization of the legal structure of the transaction
  • Support and follow-up of the sale and purchase agreement negotiation.

Track records:

  • Several transactions closed successfully every year
  • Important network in France and Europe focusing on investments in renewable energy in France

FINANCING

we organize the financing or refinancing of your asset from
term-sheet to financial closing and down payments

  • CAPEX / OPEX optimization
  • Selection of and connection with the most appropriate bank partners for your project
  • Financial due diligence support
  • Reporting regarding the investment during the construction phase
  • Management and follow-up on the contractual debt financing conditions and loan covenants

Track records:

  • Networking with German and French banks
  • 437 Mio Euro debt raised
  • 148 Mio Euro equity
  • 585 Mio Euro investments managed

SOLAR AND WIND ASSET
MANAGEMENT

we manage all administrative and commercial aspects of your asset from
construction to operation and exploitation

  • Production invoicing to the grid operator
  • Reporting to the European authorities
  • Contract management
  • Coordination and management of the suppliers from financial proposal negotiation to the signature of contracts and payment of the invoices
  • Subscription of the necessary insurances and follow-up during the construction and operation phase
  • Follow-up of the account statements of the company in relation with the external accountant;
  • Reporting and communication
  • Lease payments and management of the relationship with lessors
  • Communication with the authorities: management and follow-up of the legal prescriptions in relation with construction and operation
  • Archiving of the projects’ documents
  • Legal corporate obligations follow-up for the companies
  • Management of litigations
  • OPEX follow-up

Track records:

  • 277MW under management in 2017
  • 37 solar assets
  • 12 wind assets

OUR TEAM

  • 0 PROFESSIONALS
  • LOCATED IN
    Germany (Kalchreuth),
    France (Bezannes)

MANAGEMENT

  • ANTJE GRIESELER

    Antje Grieseler started to work as an independent adviser for investments in renewable energies in 2005. Before that she was working for Cortal Consors in the area of strategy development during and after their IPO (Initial Public Offering).

  • RALF SCHAMBERGER

    After studying economics and an auditor training, Ralf Schamberger worked as an executive for various banks in Germany. His activities focused on advising and supporting small and medium-sized enterprises and on financing projects. Prior to joining Leonidas Associates AG, he was responsible for corporate clients at Raiffeisenbank in Fürth (Bavaria).

  • SOPHIE TRÖSCHEL

    After obtaining a degree in Politics and Local Development Policies, Sophie Tröschel worked as a public policy manager for several French authorities where she developed her expertise in project management and environmental, organization and administrative policy. She joined Leonidas Associates AG in 2012 as head of the Project Management department. She currently leads the French and German teams in charge of the acquisition, financing, construction and exploitation of the French assets.

DEPARTMENTS

  • HÉLÈNE EICHHAMMER

    Head of asset management France

  • SARAH NATAF

    Head of legal management

  • EVELYN MAHLER

    Head of financing

  • ILARIA POMO

    Head of asset management Italy and Germany