Dr Oliver Triebold > Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd
Löwenstrasse 19
P.O. Box 2201
8021 Zurich

Work Department

Zurich / Mergers & Acquisitions / Private Equity and Venture Capital / Capital Markets / Corporate and Commercial


Oliver Triebold is a Partner in Schellenberg Wittmer’s Mergers & Acquisitions Group in Zurich. He specializes in cross-border and domestic M&A transactions, private equity and venture capital investments, corporate governance matters, corporate restructurings and commercial business transactions.


  • Advised ZKB in its sale of Swisscanto Funds Centre Ltd. (London) to Deutsche Börse Group’s Clearstream
  • Advised MoneyPark and its shareholders in Helvetia Group’s acquisition of 70% of the shares in MoneyPark
  • Advised Schroder & Co Bank in the sale of its Eastern European private banking business to Compagnie Bancaire Hélvétique


2007-2009 – Managing Partner at Schellenberg Wittmer

2003 – Partner at Schellenberg Wittmer

1997 – Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer

1996-1997 – Foreign Associate in an international business law firm in New York


  • German
  • English
  • French


  • Co-chair of the International Bar Association’s annual European Corporate and Private M&A Conference in Paris (since 2013)
  • Council Member of the International Bar Association’s Legal Practice Division (2017/2020)
  • Lecturer at the CAS program “Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Law” of the Europa Institut at the University of Zurich
  • Served in 2013/2014 as Co-Chair of the International Bar Association’s Corporate and M&A Law Committee
  • Since 2012 member of the Legal Chapter of the Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce


1996 – Bar Admission in New York

1996 – M.C.J., New York University

1994 – Bar Admission in Switzerland

1993 – Dr. iur., University of Basel

1990 – lic. iur., University of Basel

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Top law firm‘ Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd provides ‘straight-to-the-point, tailored advice on both the French- and German-speaking Swiss markets‘ and consists of ‘very proactive and business-friendly corporate experts‘. M&A, private equity and venture capital transactions are the core areas of expertise. ‘Outstanding negotiatorOliver Triebold was instructed by Schroder & Co Bank to structure the takeover of its Eastern European private banking unit by Compangnie Bancaire Helvétique. ‘Extensively experienced in cross-border transactions‘, Geneva team lead Jean Jacques Ah Choon assisted Eiffage Construction with its acquisition of Priora, while ‘solution-orientedTarek Houdrouge advised Hugo Fund Services on entering into a joint venture with Acolin Fund Services. Other names to note are Zurich M&A head Lorenzo Olgiati, transactional partner Martin Weber and ‘smart and highly effective negotiator‘ Pascal Hubli.