Fabian Ekeblad

Partner
  • Stockholm
  • Languages:
    Swedish, English

Mentions

Fabian Ekeblad is an extraordinary lawyer, with high availability, great knowledge and an ability to provide well-balanced advice adapted to the specific situation and needs. He is truly interested in our company and proactive and pragmatic in his approach.

‘Fabian Ekeblad and Per Johan Eckerberg are in my opinion the two top lawyers in Sweden in the field of insurance business legislation. - Legal 500 2021

Fabian Ekeblad handles transactional, restructuring and regulatory compliance issues.

One client appreciates his "ability to provide well-balanced advice that is adapted to the specific situation and need" as well as his "proactive and pragmatic approach." Chambers & Partners 2021

‘Fabian Ekeblad always gives swift, clear and professional advice when you need it.‘ - Legal 500 2020

Fabian Ekeblad heads the firm's insurance practice. He advises insurers, insurance intermediaries and other financial services providers on issues relating to their corporate structure and the distribution of insurance products. He also assists companies with the procurement of D&O liability policies. - Chambers & Partners 2020

Fabian Ekeblad is ranked as Highly regarded at IFLR 1000 2020

Fabian Ekeblad is praised by one interviewee for his "unique ability to gather an extensive amount of information and quickly sort out the essential parts." He advises insurance companies and intermediaries on regulatory compliance, policy amendments and insurance-related M&A transactions. (Insurance) - Chambers & Partners 2019

Fabian Ekeblad is ranked as Highly regarded at IFLR 1000 2019

Head of practice Fabian Ekeblad acts for a range of Swedish and international insurance companies and intermediaries, focusing on transactional and regulatory matters, including the introduction of new products. Clients mention that "working with him is great," adding that "he has a strong expertise in the insurance business, he's very knowledgeable about the legislation there." (Insurance) - Chambers & Partners 2018

Fabian Ekeblad focuses on transactions and regulatory matters and has also acted as a liquidator. Clients comment that he is "Sweden's top expert on regulatory and general issues for the insurance industry." (Insurance) - Chambers & Partners 2017

Fabian Ekeblad acts on leveraged finance matters and project finance, while also handling regulatory and insurance matters. Sources describe him as a "solid guy who knows what he's doing." (Banking & Finance) - Chambers & Partners 2017

Fabian Ekeblad is a highly regarded practitioner working on compulsory liquidations and transactions within the insurance sector. Sources say: "It's never a problem to get hold of him. He's a doer, he gets his team on its toes when you need it." (Insurance) - Chambers & Partners 2016

Fabian Ekeblad has a broad banking and finance practice, also advising on regulatory and insurance mandates. Sources call him "helpful" and appreciate that he is easy to work with. (Banking & Finance) - Chambers & Partners 2016

Fabian Ekeblad has considerable experience in insurance-related transactions, as well as in regulatory issues and liquidations. Clients say he is "very business-oriented, a very good all-rounder, and always available." (Insurance) - Chambers & Partners 2015

Fabian Ekeblad advises on financings and refinancings. He is also considered active in regulatory and insurance matters (Banking & Finance). - Chambers & Partners 2015

Fabian Ekeblad is regarded as an accomplished practitioner in this field (Banking & Finance). - Chambers & Partners 2014

Fabian Ekeblad is another prominent member of the team, and is a hugely well-regarded insurance practitioner. He handles both transactional and regulatory mandates (Insurance). - Chambers & Partners 2014

Education

  • Stockholm University, LL M., 1998
  • University of Birmingham, 1996

Awards

Mandate

Mandate November 05, 2020

Vinge has assisted STRAX in connection with a 30 MEUR facilities agreement with Proventus Capital Partners IV as lender

Vinge assisted the STRAX group in refinancing and the entering into a facilities agreement with Prov…

Mandate July 13, 2020

Vinge advises Alfa Laval on its takeover bid for Neles

Alfa Laval AB (publ) has announced a recommended public cash offer to the shareholders of Neles Corp…

Mandate May 25, 2020

Vinge advises Willis Tower Watson in its divestment of Max Matthiessen

Vinge advises Willis Tower Watson, global risk adviser, insurance and reinsurance broker, in its div…

Mandate July 22, 2019

Vinge has advised ESSVP IV funds in connection with its acquisition of Bergkvist-Insjön Aktiebolag

Vinge has advised ESSVP IV funds (advised by Orlando Nordics AB) and its portfolio company Dilasso T…

Mandate December 14, 2018

Vinge has advised CGNEE Sweden Holding AB in connection with the acquisition of North Pole Vindkraft Holding AB

Vinge has advised CGNEE Sweden Holding AB in connection with the acquisition of North Pole Vindkraft…

Mandate April 26, 2018

If Skadeförsäkring Holding AB (publ) issues SEK 1 000 000 000 Tier-1

If Skadeförsäkring Holding AB (publ) has issued a subordinated loan in an amount of SEK 1 000 000 00…

Mandate December 04, 2017

Vinge assists Adven in connection with its acquisition of a district heating company from E.ON

Vinge advises Adven Sweden AB in connection with its acquisition of E.ON Värme Lokala Energilösninga…

Mandate May 04, 2016

Vinge advises Vardia Holding AB and management in connection with sale

Vinge is advising Vardia Holding AB and its management in connection with the sale of Vardia Försäkr…

News

Insurance services in Sweden – a summary 2021
News February 09, 2021

Insurance services in Sweden – a summary 2021

Vinge’s insurance team has written a brief summary of some of the main features of the Swedish regul…

Insurance services in Sweden – a summary 2020
News February 10, 2020

Insurance services in Sweden – a summary 2020

Vinge’s insurance team has written a brief summary of some of the main features of the Swedish regul…

Insurance services in Sweden – a summary
News November 30, 2018

Insurance services in Sweden – a summary

Vinge’s insurance team has written a brief summary of some of the main features of the Swedish regul…

Vinge tops IFLR’s rankings
News November 08, 2018

Vinge tops IFLR’s rankings

Vinge has distinguished itself this year once again in the IFLR’s “Guide to the World’s Leading Fina…

Viveka Classon strengthens Vinge’s Insurance Offering
News June 15, 2017

Viveka Classon strengthens Vinge’s Insurance Offering

Vinge has now expanded its competence within insurance law by employing Viveka Classon, former gener…

Articles

Article February 27, 2019

Insurance & Reinsurance 2019 Law and Practice in Sweden

CHAMBERS GLOBAL PRACTICE GUIDE
Article March 17, 2015

ICLG - Chapter 28 Sweden

Insurance & Reinsurance 2015