Walder Wyss advises an investor group on the acquisition of iPet.ch
A group of entrepreneurs advised by Nachfolgepartner have acquired all shares in iPet.ch, the largest online shop for pet food and accessories in Switzerland run by veterinarians.
With a wide selection of high-quality products tailored to the needs of pets, iPet.ch offers a convenient and safe way for pet owners to care for their pets. The online shop places great emphasis on quality and customer satisfaction and provides pet owners with competent advice on choosing the right pet food. Due to the management by experienced veterinarians, the safety and health of the animals is always the focus at iPet.ch.
Nachfolgepartner is an independent partner for the long-term continuation of entrepreneurial success stories in medium-sized businesses. Together with owners and management, they develops entrepreneurial solutions for a sustainably oriented future. To complete entrepreneurial competencies, investments are always made together with selected co-entrepreneurs. Nachfolgepartner has a broad network of entrepreneurial personalities from the SME sector who, in addition to capital, also bring their network and a great deal of experience to an investment in order to jointly preserve traditions, continue what has proved successful and develop potential.
Walder Wyss advised the buyer in this transaction. The team was led by partner Reto Vonzun (corporate/m&a, pictured) and also included partner David Vasella (data protection), Fabian Looser (managing associate, labour law), Rafal Szala (managing associate, banking finance) and Karina Tschon (associate, corporate/m&a).