Synova Capital LLP’s acquisition of majority interest in the Swiss syslink group


International private equity firm Synova Capital LLP with headquarters in London, UK, acquired a majority holding in the Swiss syslink group consisting of sapgate AG, syslink software AG and syslink operations AG.

The syslink group based in Basel is an independent provider of SAP hosting and outsourcing services as well as a manufacturer of SAP system management software. For over 16 years in the software business, syslink developed the software product syslink Xandria, a leading product in the field of SAP solutions.

Kellerhals Carrard acted as legal advisor to the owners of the syslink group on the deal with a team led by partner Emanuel Dettwiler (Corporate/M&A, in picture) and comprised associates Sophie Holdt (Corporate/M&A), Laura Luthiger (IP/IT) and junior associate Daniel Widmer.

Involved fees earner: Emanuel Dettwiler – Kellerhals Carrard; Sophie Holdt – Kellerhals Carrard; Daniel Widmer – Kellerhals Carrard; Laura Luthiger – Kellerhals Carrard;

Law Firms: Kellerhals Carrard;

Clients: syslink group;