Bär & Karrer Advises on SHL Medical Minority Investment

The majority shareholder of SHL Medical AG and EQT VIII Fund have entered into an agreement regarding the acquisition of a minority stake in SHL Medical.

Bär & Karrer Advises AON Schweiz on the Acquisition of Assimedia

In January 2020, AON Schweiz AG, a leading global service provider for risk management, insurance and reinsurance brokers as well as adviser on human resources, has acquired 100% of the shares of Assimedia SA, an all-branch insurance broker based in Locarno, Switzerland. This transaction will allow AON Switzerland to extend its market presence, by expanding …

Bär & Karrer Advises Syngenta on the Sale and Leaseback of its Global R&D Center in Stein

Syngenta sold its global R&D center in Stein/Sisseln (AG) in a 30-year sale and leaseback. The site of 180’000 sqm was acquired by Schroder ImmoPlus, a fund managed by Schroders.

Bär & Karrer Advised DHL on the Sale of its Swiss Supply Chain Business to Fastlog

DHL Logistics (Schweiz) AG sold its Swiss supply chain business to Fastlog AG, a Swiss service and logistics provider.

Bär & Karrer Advises Hg on the Acquisition of P&I

07.01.2020 Private equity investor Hg has acquired Personal und Informatik AG (P&I), a leading provider of cloud-based HR software. The company was sold by funds advised by Permira, the global private equity firm, who remain invested with a substantial minority stake. The transaction represents the 4th investment from the Hg Saturn 1 Fund, which had …

Bär & Karrer Advises Terna on its Acquisition of Brugg Kabel

Terna, an Italian listed company operating the biggest electricity transmission grid in Europe, purchased from BRUGG GROUP 90% of the shares in Brugg Kabel, which is producing industrial cables and provides related services.

Bär & Karrer Advised Polhem Infra on its Investment in Solör Bioenergy

Polhem Infra, a company formed in 2019 by the First, Third and Fourth AP Fund (Swedish National Pension Funds), acquired 21 per cent of the shares in Solör Bioenergi Holding from existing shareholders. Solör Bioenergy is a leading provider of renewable energy based on wood fuel and district heating in Sweden and Norway.

Bär & Karrer Advises ALTANA on the Acquisition of Schmid Rhyner

The German specialty chemicals group ALTANA is taking over the Swiss overprint varnish specialist Schmid Rhyner AG from Swiss listed Conzzeta AG. Schmid Rhyner, founded in 1880 and employing around 80 people, specializes in print finishing solutions and sells its products in over 100 countries worldwide.

Bär & Karrer Advises Elvaston Capital Management on its Acquisition of Informing

Elvaston Capital Management GmbH, an entrepreneur-led private equity firm, purchased all shares in Informing AG through its acquisition vehicle Step Ahead Group GmbH. Informing develops and supports business software (ERP) and provides professional IT-Services.

Bär & Karrer Advises Ardian on the Sale of the Competence Call Center Group

Ardian and other sellers agreed to sell the Competence Call Center Group to TELUS International.