Gruner AG takes over Basler & Hofmann West AG: the advisors 

Kellerhals Carrard acted as advisor to Gruner AG in the acquisition of Basler & Hofmann West AG, which has around 80 employees and will in future operate under the firm name Gruner Region Bern AG. Niederer Kraft Frey acted as counsel to Basler & Hofmann Group.

With this deal, Gruner – a press release reveal – is significantly expanding its market position in the Berne area and will henceforth have a local presence in the infrastructure sector in the Espace Mittelland.


The team
Kellerhals Carrard acted as advisor to Gruner in this transaction. The team was led by counsel Kathrin Enderli (Corporate/M&A – pictured) and included partners Bernhard Berger (Corporate/M&A), Daniel Emch (Antitrust and Competition Law) and Philippe Frésard (Notary Public).


Gruner is an engineering and planning company with over 1,000 employees at more than 30 locations in Switzerland and internationally.