SkyCell AG’s $62 Million Growth Funding Round

SkyCell AG's $62 Million Growth Funding Round

Walder Wyss advised SkyCell AG in connection with this transaction. Niederer Kraft Frey acted as counsel to the private equity investor MVM Partners LLP.

SkyCell AG, the leading manufacturer of data-driven temperature controlled smart containers for the pharmaceutical industry, announced the closing of its USD 62 million growth funding round.

The financing round was led by MVM Partners LLP together with a consortium of family offices and a leading Swiss insurance company. Existing investors including the Swiss Entrepreneurs Fund and BCGE’s growth fund Capital Transmission SA also participated in the round.

The raised funds will be used to expand SkyCell’s global footprint and container fleet, with particular focus on the US and Asia.

Walder Wyss advised SkyCell with a team led by Alex Nikitine (Partner, Corporate/M&A, in picture) and included Dominik Aerni (Senior Associate, Corporate/M&A) and Riccardo Brazerol (Associate, Corporate/M&A).

Niederer Kraft Frey acted as counsel to the private equity investor MVM Partners LLP with a team led by M&A partner Ulysses von Salis, working with Philipp Haas (partner, M&A), Katalin Siklosi (associate, M&A) and Daniela Schmucki (partner, Tax).

Involved fees earner: Philipp Haas – Niederer Kraft Frey Ltd; Daniela Schmucki – Niederer Kraft Frey Ltd; Katalin Siklosi – Niederer Kraft Frey Ltd; Ulysses von Salis – Niederer Kraft Frey Ltd; Dominik Aerni – Walder Wyss Ltd.; Riccardo Brazerol – Walder Wyss Ltd.; Alex Nikitine – Walder Wyss Ltd.;

Law Firms: Niederer Kraft Frey Ltd; Walder Wyss Ltd.;

Clients: MVM Partners LLP; SkyCell AG;