CMS Portugal advises SWEN Capital Partners

CMS Portugal has advised SWEN Capital Partners on the investment round alongside Elyse Energy totalling €17 million on REGAENERGY GROUP SA, a Portuguese independent renewable gas producer and retailer aiming to accelerate the development of biomethane and hydrogen businesses in Portugal.

The CMS multidisciplinary team was led by Margarida Vila Franca, M&A partner, and Mónica Carneiro Pacheco, Energy & Climate Change partner. it also included Bernardo Cunha Ferreira (Energy & Climate Change), Susana Estêvão Gonçalves (Tax), André Guimarães (M&A), and Francisca Pereira da Cruz (M&A).

SWEN Capital Partners has over €6.9 billion under management, focusing on ESG. Based in Paris, SWEN enters Portugal’s national renewable gas market through its specialised SWIFT 2 Fund.

REGA ENERGY is set to develop, finance, build, own and operate biomethane and green hydrogen plants to help decarbonise heavy industry through direct delivery or Renewable Gas Purchase Agreements.

Michael Heron