Medartis Holding has acquired a strategic minority stake of 25% in KeriMedical for CHF 10.0m. The agreement includes a partnership in distribution. KeriMedical is a Geneva-based company specialized in implants for hand and wrist surgery with around 70 employees and has extensive expertise in prosthetics for small joints, soft tissue fixation and nerve regeneration.
VISCHER advises Medartis on this transaction. The team is led by Matthias Staehelin (pictured) with Vincent Reardon and Luljeta Morina (all Corporate).
As previously reported by Legalcommunity.ch, Lenz & Staehelin advised Keri Medical in this transaction. The team comprised Jacques Iffland (Corporate – pictured), Daniel Schafer (Tax), Federico Trabaldo Togna (Corporate and M&A), Sevan Antreasyan and Nadja Flühler (both IP, Commercial and Contracts), and Yannick Bucher (Corporate).