Pestalozzi advises global financial institutions on all Swiss aspects of the financing of the acquisition by Carlyle of the Acrotec Group in Switzerland
. Acrotec Group is a Swiss independent supplier of watch components for the Swiss luxury mechanical watch market, a main player in the European MedTech components market and a supplier of high precision components for various end markets. The financing of the acquisition, which closed on 4 March 2021, involved a CHF 413.5 million financing package under term and revolving credit facilities.
The Pestalozzi team included Sébastien Roy (Partner – Financial Services), Ludivine Boisard (Partner – Financial Services), Jonas Sigrist (Partner – Tax), Jean-Baptiste Lhôte (Associate – Financial Services), Frédéric Moioli (Associate – Financial Services), Pascale Schwizer (Associate – Tax).