Mr Gian-Andrea Caprez > VISCHER > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

VISCHER
SCHÜTZENGASSE 1
P.O. BOX
8021 Zurich
Switzerland
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Work Department

Mergers and Acquisitions

Position

Partner; Gian-Andrea Caprez has broad experience in domestic and cross-border M&A and private equity transactions across various industries. He advises his clients on all aspects of corporate and commercial law as well as on corporate governance matters. In addition, he supports entrepreneurs and investors in venture capital investments and financing rounds.

Career

Senior Associate in a leading Swiss law firm (2011 – 2015); International Associate with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, New York (2010 – 2011); Associate in a leading Swiss law firm (2007 – 2009).

Languages

German, English, French

Memberships

Swiss Bar Association, Zurich Bar Association

Education

University of Zurich (lic. iur., 2004), Admitted to Zurich Bar (2007)
Columbia Law School, New York (LL.M., 2010)

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Next Generation Partners)

Gian-Andrea CaprezVISCHER

The team at VISCHER has a considerable track record in national and international mid-market M&A and private equity transactions, with a particularly active practice in the life sciences. Furthermore, the practice offers a dedicated China desk and extensive experience in advising venture capital investors, corporates and start-ups in financing rounds and exits. Transaction specialists Jürg Luginbühl, Robert Bernet and Damien Conus lead the group, which also includes life sciences expert Matthias Staehelin. Gian-Andrea Caprez has notable know-how in the technology sector.