BGPartner advises on international M&A transaction

BGPartner has advised a leading global provider of EAP (“employee assistance programme”) services on the successful acquisition of a European EAP provider and its subsidiaries.

The transaction will allow the Swiss-based company to continue to grow within the acquirer’s global network of employee benefit providers. The cross-border transaction or share deal, has also included the acquisition of several foreign subsidiaries of the target company.

Starting with the legal due diligence up to the successful signing and closing of the transaction, BGPartner not only advised the buyer strategically and operationally on all legal issues, but also successfully led the negotiations.   The team was led by Alain P. Röthlisberger (cf counsel, partner, pictured) and included Thomas Gysin (senior associate), Livia Grass (lawyer), Marie-Antoinette Aljinovic (lawyer) as well as the LAWorld – The International Legal Network.