Tags : Laura Widmer

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Deal & transactions

Bär & Karrer Advised Infront on the Acquisition of Assetmax

Infront has signed an agreement for the acquisition of Assetmax. The Swiss company is a service provider for independent asset managers, family offices and banks developing software for integrated multi-custody portfolio management, client relationship management, invoicing and reporting. The acquisition represents an important milestone for Infront as the company further strengthens its product offering for […]

Deal & transactions

Bär & Karrer Advises Achroma on the Acquisition of Huntsman’s

Archroma, a leader in sustainable specialty chemicals and solutions and a portfolio company of U.S.-based private investment firm SK Capital Partners, has entered into a definitive agreement with Huntsman Corporation to acquire Huntsman’s Textile Effects division. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions and is expected to close in the […]

Deal & transactions

Bär & Karrer assists Quaestor in the combination of Investarit

Quaestor Coach, an independent private equity group specializing in a buy-and-build in discretionary wealth management, announced that Investarit, a Zurich-based international wealth management boutique and partner for comprehensive asset management services, joins forces with Diem Client Partner. The Zug private equity firm is specialised in purchasing mature wealth managers. It is backed by the capital […]

Capital Markets

Allwyn Entertainment with Cohn Robbins Holding on NYSE listing  

Swiss Allwyn Entertainment (former Sazka Entertainment), a multinational lottery operator operating lotteries in Austria, the Czech Republic, Greece, Cyprus and Italy, intends to become a publicly-listed company on the NYSE in partnership with Cohn Robbins Holdings, a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), resulting in an expected total enterprise value for Allwyn Entertainment of approximately USD […]

Deal & transactions

Xebia acquisition of SwissQ Consulting, Bär & Karrer and CMS

Xebia, a worldwide IT consultancy company with seat in the Netherlands and portfolio company of Waterland, has entered into a share purchase agreement regarding the acquisition of SwissQ Consulting, a Swiss company active in IT consulting services and related training services, from the founders.   Bär & Karrer acts as legal advisor to Xebia in […]