Warburg Pincus’s acquisition of a Further 10% Stake in Avaloq Group AG


Warburg Pincus, a leading global private equity firm, has acquired a further 10% shareholding in Avaloq Group AG, an internationally leading FinTech company based in Switzerland.

Taking into account the acquisition in the second quarter of 2017, Warburg Pincus now holds 45% of the shares in Avaloq.

Bär & Karrer acted as Swiss legal counsel to an affiliate of Warburg Pincus. The team included Michael Trippel (picture), Silvio Grunder and Annina Hammer (all M&A).

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer acted as Dutch legal counsel.

Involved fees earner: Michael Trippel – Bär & Karrer; Silvio Grunder – Bär & Karrer; Annina Hammer – Bär & Karrer;

Law Firms: Bär & Karrer;

Clients: Warburg Pincus;

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