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Corporate Tax

Bär & Karrer advises MET on the JV with Keppel

The Swiss-based integrated European energy company MET Group has formed a Swiss joint venture company Keppel MET Renewables with Keppel Infrastructure Holdings to pursue renewable energy opportunities in Western Europe. Keppel Infrastructure Holding is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Keppel Corporation, a Singapore flagship multinational company providing solutions for sustainable urbanization The Swiss JV between KI and […]

Appointments

Bär & Karrer extends its leadership with new Partners and

Bär & Karrer has appointed Matthias Bizzarro and Massimo Chiasera to the firm’s partnership and Martina Athanas as counsel, effective as of 1 January 2023. With these appointments, the practice areas litigation, internal investigations, tax, private clients and white collar crime will be strengthened and benefit from the deep know-how and excellent reputation of these […]

Deal & transactions

Bär & Karrer advises Arab Bank on a partnership with

Arab Bank, a Geneva-based bank created by Jordanian shareholders in 1960, and Gonet & Cie, a Swiss private bank founded in Geneva in 1845, entered into a strategic business partnership. The 60-year-old Arab Bank Switzerland will acquire a majority stake in the family holding company owning Gonet & Cie and the two banks will combine […]

Deal & transactions

Bär & Karrer advises Chojuu on its sale to Virtusan

The founders of Chojuu, a digital health startup and spin-off from ETH Zurich, working in the field of behavioral health interventions to improve people’s lives, sold their shares to Virtusan. The American-Swiss start-up was founded in 2020 by Dr Li Wu. Virtusan develops science-based, technology-supported, preventative and personalised digital solutions in the area of mental […]

Deal & transactions

Bär & Karrer advises Lupa with a Rights Offering of

The American company Lupa Investment Holdings and the Basel based MCH Group have entered into a commitment agreement in which Lupa committed to purchase a certain number of new shares in connection with a rights offering of MCH Group. The capital increase was completed on 12 October 2022 and MCH Group raised gross proceeds totalling […]

Corporate Deal & transactions

Bär & Karrer advises Harting on the acquisition of Studer

Industrial connectivity specialist, Harting Technology Group, has announced that it is forming a strategic partnership with the Swiss manufacturer of cable solutions and systems, Studer Cables, parent company HC Holding Epsilon. Bär & Karrer has advised the Harting entrepreneurial family on the acquisition. Studer Cables is a technology and market leader for high-performance cables in […]

Appointments

Aurélie Conrad Hari joins Bär & Karrer as head of

Bär & Karrer has announced that Aurélie Conrad Hari has been appointed as the new co-head of the firm’s litigation team. Conrad will lead the litigation division alongside Matthew Reiter, who has headed the team for the past few years. Conrad and Reiter hope to further expand the practice and strengthen the litigation team to […]

Deal & transactions

NKF advises Ambienta on the sale of SF-Filter to Equistone

Niederer Kraft Frey has advised Ambienta, one of Europe’s largest asset managers entirely focused on environmental sustainability, on the sale of its portfolio company SF-Filter, Europe’s renowed supplier of mobile and industrial filters, to funds advised by Equistone Partners Europe. The parties have agreed to observe confidentiality regarding the financial details of the transaction. From […]