Deutsche Private Equity’s acquisition of 55% interest in Swiss IT consulting business AWK Group


The owners of AWK Group AG sold the company to Deutsche Private Equity GmbH, an independent German investment company.

AWK Group is one of the largest independent Swiss consulting firms for information technology and digitalization.

Bär & Karrer acts as legal advisor to the sellers in this transaction. The team includes Christoph Neeracher (picture), Luca Jagmetti, Raphael Annasohn, Philippe Seiler, Raphael Egger and Laura Rubeli (all M&A), Susanne Schreiber, Cyrill Diefenbacher and Ricardo Marino (all Tax) as well as Laura Widmer (Employment).

Involved fees earner: Luca Jagmetti – Bär & Karrer; Christoph Neeracher – Bär & Karrer; Raphael Annasohn – Bär & Karrer; Raphael Egger – Bär & Karrer; Philippe Seiler – Bär & Karrer; Laura Rubeli – Bär & Karrer; Susanne Schreiber – Bär & Karrer; Cyrill Diefenbacher – Bär & Karrer; Ricardo Marino – Bär & Karrer; Laura Widmer – Bär & Karrer;

Law Firms: Bär & Karrer;

Clients: AWK Group AG;