NKF: Invision acquires a majority stake in NonStop Gym

Invision, a renowned investment powerhouse specializing in succession solutions and growth financing for medium-sized enterprises, has secured a stake in NonStop Gym, marking a pivotal move in the fitness industry. The visionary founders, Petra Posselius and Ellen Berg, will maintain significant ownership roles and continue to steer the company’s course as CEO and Head of Growth.

NonStop Gym, headquartered in Geneva, stands as the foremost fitness chain in the value segment in French-speaking Switzerland, boasting over 50,000 members who appreciate the “Quality where it matters” philosophy. Invision, aligning with the management, is set to champion the thriving growth trajectory of NonStop Gym, aiming to further its footprint by opening new clubs across Switzerland. This strategic investment, part of the Invision VII fund, underscores its commitment to fostering success in dynamic businesses.

The expert legal counsel for this transformative deal was provided by the accomplished team at Niederer Kraft Frey, led by corporate/M&A partner Jacques Bonvin (pictured), working with partner Andrea Wuerzner, associates Melania Sirbu and Marc Fiorellino, and junior associate Robert Deprez-Fernandes (all corporate/M&A), as well as partners Adrian Koller and Philip Spoerlé, associate Selim Lötscher and junior associate Norina Frey (all M&A/finance).