Robert Lewandowski, a football player of the Polish national team and FC Barcelona, has sold shares in Hymon, a company that performs photovoltaic installations. Information about the transaction was confirmed by TVN24 Biznes Artur Adamowicz from RL9 Team.
Robert Lewandowski invested in the solar industry at the end of 2020. “Renewable energy sources is a modern and future-oriented industry with huge growth potential in the coming years. I believe that companies such as Hymon have very promising development prospects, said Robert Lewandowski at the time.
Robert Lewandowski has invested in photovoltaics
Artur Adamowicz from RL9 Team informed TVN24 Biznes that the 5in9 Global company controlled by Robert Lewandowski was one of the investors in Energy BNS Capital Szydziak Nowis, which is the owner of Hymon Fotowoltaika.
According to “Wprost”, which was the first to write about the sale, Lewandowski had a 33 percent stake. shares.
“The involvement of 5in9 Global was of an investment nature from the beginning, so after receiving an attractive offer, 5in9 Global decided to sell all its shares” – indicated Adamowicz.
The announcement about the transaction was published on March 14, but there was no mention of a company related to Robert Lewandowski. In the communiqué we could only read that Kajima Europe, the general contractor, developer and real estate manager, and Griffin Capital Partners, a company managing assets on the private equity market in the Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) region, acquired 70 percent. shares in Hymon. Jacek Strzesak, the founder of Hymon, remained 30% as a result of the transaction. shareholder and member of the supervisory board.
What transaction amount?
The representative of RL9 Team did not want to provide information on how much the shares were sold. “The amount of the transaction is a trade secret, so we can only say that the assumed investment goals have been fully achieved” – emphasized Artur Adamowicz in the reply sent to us.
The estimates of “Wprost” show that the company controlled by Lewandowski could collect up to PLN 230 million.
Main photo source: EPA/Enric Fontcubert