CMS Switzerland advises in a tri-partite merger in the gemstone industry

Three of Switzerland’s leading and most experienced companies in the gemstone cutting and setting industry have merged by by way of absorption. This merger between SERCAB, Proserto and VAL’HEURE has created the new Sercab Group, based in Geneva and employing more than 200 employees.

This strategic merger aims at consolidating the position of the three companies in the Swiss market of gemstones cutting and setting for the industry of luxury watches and jewelry.

CMS partner, Jérôme Levrat (head of private equity & commercial Geneva), has assisted the three companies and their shareholders in this complex tri-partite merger, and handled all aspects of the transaction, including the shareholders agreement and all satellite agreements.