Dr iur Beat Walti > Wenger Vieli Ltd > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Wenger Vieli Ltd
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Work Department

Competition Law; Corporate & Commercial Law; Mergers & Acquisitions; Venture Capital & Private Equity.


Beat Walti advises primarily in the areas of corporate takeovers, acquisitions and sales of shareholdings as well as the related corporate and contractual issues.

He also deals with corporate, commercial and contractual law issues as well as corporate governance in companies and foundations.

Beat Walti serves on several boards of directors and boards of foundations. Since 2014, he is also a member of the National Council (member of the Commission for Economic Affairs and Taxes, WAK; President of the parliamentary FDP group).

Prior to joining Wenger & Vieli Ltd. in 2002, he was part of the team and project manager at McKinsey & Co. Inc., Zurich, for three years. Prior to that, he completed a stagiaire program at the European Commission in Brussels (Merger Task Force, merger control authority). He studied at the Universities of Zurich and Neuchâtel.


Since 2007, Partner at Wenger & Vieli Ltd.; 2002-2007, Lawyer at Wenger & Vieli Ltd.; 2001-2002, Co-founder of a start-up company; 1998-2001, Lawyer and Project Manager at McKinsey & Co. Inc., Zurich; 1996-1997, Internship with Merger Task Force (merger control) of the EU-Commission, Brussels; 1993-1994, Auditor at the District Court of Hinwil; Junior Lawyer at Homburger Attorneys at law, Zurich


German, English and French.


Swiss Bar Association (SAV); Zurich Bar Association (ZAV); Swiss National Council.


1998, University of Zurich (Dr. iur.); 1995, Admission to the Bar; 1993, University of Zurich (lic. iur.).