Pestalozzi advises Intrum with the acquisition of eCollect

Intrum, the market leader in credit management services, has acquired all shares in eCollect, a cutting-edge technology company and provider of comprehensive, fully digital invoicing and early collection services. The acquisition of eCollect, an important lever in broadening Intrum’s offering, will accelerate it’s transformation to a more tech-driven organisation.

Pestalozzi advised Intrum as lead counsel on all legal aspects of the transaction. The team included partners Pascal Richard (pictured left) and Petra Hanselmann (pictured right; both corporate/m&a), Raphael Widmer (associate, corporate/m&a), Jonas Sigrist (partner, tax), Martina Herzog (associate, employment & pension), Manu Ferro (associate, financial services)Katja Stehrenberger (junior associate, corporate/m&a)Markus Winkler (counsel, financial services).

Advoro acted as lead counsel to the private sellers. The team was led by Boris Räber and Carmen Spichiger (both M&A), and included Luciano Schmid (tax), Rafael Zemp (M&A) and Linus Niedermann (corporate).