Walder Wyss advises BCG on the acquisition of Quantis

As we have informed last 27th September 2022 here, Boston Consulting Group (BCG), the global strategy consultancy firm has acquired Quantis, a pioneering environmental sustainability consultancy headquartered in Switzerland.

Quantis is a global sustainability consultancy pioneering approaches to solve critical environmental challenges. The group partners with leading organisations who are serious about reducing their environmental impacts to future-proof their businesses and prosper in a new planetary economy. With offices in the US, France, Switzerland, Germany and Italy and clients around the world, Quantis is a key partner in inspiring sustainable change on a global scale.

Walder Wyss and Hogan Lovells International advised BCG on all legal aspects of this transaction. The team was led by partner Thiemo Sturny (pictured left) and senior associate Michael Kündig (pictured right; both corporate/m&a) and further included Dimitrios BergerTimon NydeggerLetizia Schlegel and Camille Tistounet (all corporate/m&a), Céline Squaratti (employment), Hugh Reeves (IP/IT), Hannes Meyle (data protection), Julia Lehner (real estate) and Pascal Zysset (notarial services).

Schellenberg Wittmer has acted as lead counsel to the shareholders in the cross-border sale of sustainability consultancy Quantis International to BCG.