Homburger advised Summit Partners in its investment in Appway

Appway, a global provider of business process automation software focused on customer onboarding and customer lifecycle management for financial institutions, announced a USD 37 m minority investment from global growth equity firm Summit Partners.

The teams

Homburger acted as Swiss counsel to Summit Partners in this transaction. The team was led by partner Dieter Gericke (corporate/ m&a – pictured) and included associate Mario Wälti, associate Stefan Luginbühl and junior associate Therry Lehmann (all corporate/ m&a) as well as associate Valentin Fluor (ip/it) and counsel Peter Müller (tax).

As previously reported by Legalcommunity.chBär & Karrer acted as legal advisor to Appway and its shareholders in this transaction. The team included partners Christoph Neeracher (pictured), Raphael Annasohn, associate Raphael Egger and junior associate Li Wei Dutler (all m&a), partner Susanne Schreiber and associate Kerim Tbaishat (both tax) as well as associate Michael Rohrer (notarial services).