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

Clients appreciate Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd for ‘producing fast and efficient solutions that are legally watertight.‘ The group handles the full spectrum of corporate law and transactions, from start-up financing rounds to private equity deals as well as private and public M&A cross-border matters. It is particularly noted for its strength in interdisciplinary matters, frequently collaborating with the competition, IP and tax teams. Lorenzo Olgiati has more than 25 years of experience in the field and leads the practice together with Jean Jacques Ah Choon who has considerable know-how in the venture capital space. Senior partner Martin Weber  is the key contact for banking clients. Other prominent practitioners are Oliver Triebold, Pascal Hubli and Tarek Houdrouge. Senior associate Marcel Jakob is ‘a very technically sound and strong lawyer.’

Switzerland > Leading firms: German-speaking Switzerland

Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd advises on all aspects of business law with particular experience in banking and finance, capital markets and corporate and M&A matters with further expertise in dispute resolution, where Peter Burckhardt, Christopher Boog and Urs Hoffmann-Nowotny are active. Philippe Borens, Lorenzo Olgiati, Oliver Triebold, Lorenza Ferrari Hofer and David Mamane are the key names for IP and competition law matters. Other names to note include Pascal Hubli, Josef Caleff, Anya George, Anna Kozmenko, Olivier Favre and Andrea Dorjee-Good.