Kellerhals Carrard: Helanis acquires Schaltag Group

Kellerhals Carrard advised Helanis, supported by a swiss management buy-in team, on Schaltag Group’s acquisition, consisting of  Schaltag AG in Effretikon (CH), Schaltag CZ s.r.o in Ústí nad Orlicí (CZ), PAVIS Engineering GmbH in Ravensburg (DE), and PAVIS Engineering Ibérica SL (ES).

Helanis will retain all 250 employees across the four locations as well as existing customer and supplier relationships. This strategic acquisition aims to ensure sustainable growth, further development of the product portfolio, and enhanced customer relations for Schaltag and PAVIS Engineering. The purchase price is without disclosure.

Kellerhals Carrard team

Corporate/M&A partner Marc Hanslin (pictured) led the team, which further comprised Kevin MacCabe, Florence von Mutzenbecher, Joël Götti (all corporate/M&A) as well as Christian Witschi (tax) and Andrea Schmutz (notary). bpv Braun Partners (lead Arthur Braun) advised Helanis with regard to Czech law and Advant Beiten (lead Christian Burmeister) advised with regard to German law.

Schaltag Group

With over 60 years of tradition, Schaltag Group focuses on engineering, providing services in automation, switch cabinet construction, apparatus, machine and plant engineering as well as cable assembly.