Cevian Capital’s establishing a branch in Switzerland


Homburger advised Cevian Capital Limited regarding the establishment of a branch in Switzerland and getting a FINMA license for the branch as asset manager of collective investment schemes.

The branch became operative on October 1, 2018.

Cevian Capital is an international investment firm acquiring significant ownership positions in publicly-listed European companies, where long-term value can be enhanced through active ownership. Today, Cevian Capital manages more than €13 billion dedicated to active ownership investing in Europe.

The Homburger team was led by partner Jürg Frick (Banking and Finance, in picture) and consisted of partner Reto Heuberger (Tax), associates Vanessa Isler and Simone Gloor (both Banking and Finance).

Involved fees earner: Jürg Frick – Homburger; Vanessa Isler – Homburger; Simone Gloor – Homburger; Reto Heuberger – Homburger;

Law Firms: Homburger;

Clients: Cevian Capital;

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