Computacenter’s Acquisition of Swiss Reseller PathWorks GmbH


Bär & Karrer acted as legal advisor to Computacenter on the transaction.

Computacenter Group, a leading European IT service provider listed on the London Stock Exchange, acquired PathWorks GmbH, a well-established hardware reseller in the Swiss market.

PathWorks employs 10 people and in the year ended 31 December 2018, revenue was CHF14,7 million. Computacenter will cover the cost of the transaction from its existing cash resources.

Bär & Karrer advised Computacenter Group on the deal with a team led by Christoph Neeracher (picture), Luca Jagmetti, Raphael Annasohn, Elisabeth Rinderknecht (all M&A), Laura Widmer (Employment), Markus Wang and Jonas Bornhauser (both IP/IT).

Involved fees earner: Raphael Annasohn – Bär & Karrer; Jonas Bornhauser – Bär & Karrer; Luca Jagmetti – Bär & Karrer; Christoph Neeracher – Bär & Karrer; Elisabeth Rinderknecht – Bär & Karrer; Markus Wang – Bär & Karrer; Laura Widmer – Bär & Karrer;

Law Firms: Bär & Karrer;

Clients: Computacenter;