Vaudoise Group acquires Prevanto, the advisors

Lenz & Staehelin advised Vaudoise Assurances on all legal and tax aspects of the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of Prevanto. Walder Wyss advised the sellers on all legal aspects of the transaction.

Active in the French and German speaking parts of Switzerland, through its offices in Zurich, Basel and Lausanne, Prevanto is a provider of consulting and administrative services for both public and private pension funds in Switzerland. Following the 2019’s acquisition of Pittet Associés, Prevanto’s acquiring will be functional in consolidating the position of Vaudoise group in actuarial advice to pension funds in Switzerland.

Lenz & Staehelin’s team

Lenz & Staehelin’s team was led by head corporate and M&A partner Andreas Rötheli (pictured left) and included Pierrick Sunier, Noé Luisoni, Céline Perone (all corporate and M&A), as well as Rébecca Dorasamy, Maximilien de Ridder, Alexandre Arias and Eli-Louise Hunkeler (all tax).

Walder Wyss’s team

Corporate/M&A partner Florian Gunz Niedermann (pictured right) led Walder Wyss’ team, which further included corporate/M&A counsel Fabienne Anner, corporate/M&A trainee David Graf, tax partner Maurus Winzap , tax counsel Janine Corti and tax managing associate Ursina Gremminger.