23.08.2022 / Deals & Cases

Deal: Wenger Vieli advised Kontron AG on the sale of significant parts of Kontron's IT Services business

Wenger Vieli acted as Swiss legal counsel to Kontron AG (formerly S&T AG), a stock exchange listed growing IoT (internet of things) technology group, on the sale of significant parts of the IT services business of Kontron Group to VINCI Energies S.A for a purchase price of approx. EUR 400 million.

The transaction was led by an international and cross-disciplinary team from Schoenherr Attorneys at Law alongside Pinsent Masons in Germany and the Wenger Vieli team in Switzerland.

Kontron AG counts approximately 6'000 employees and subsidiaries in 32 countries around the world. With the divestment of significant parts of Kontron Group’s IT services business, Kontron is following its growth strategy to becoming a pure IoT player and using its liquidity for further acquisitions.

The Wenger Vieli team was led by Beat Speck (Partner, M&A / Corporate) and and included Michael Tschudin (Partner, Competition), Anna Tomaschek (Associate, M&A / Corporate), Claudia Keller (Counsel, IP/IT), Alessa Waibel (Associate, Financial Services), Mark Stocker (Associate, Employment), Sophia Hartwig (Associate, Real Estate), Dominique Roos (Associate, Competition / Technology and Media), Philipp Baumann (Associate, M&A / Corporate) and Bianca Schweikart (Junior Associate, M&A / Corporate)

ContactBeat Speck +41 58 958 55 72  

Team Involved

Keller Claudia

Claudia
Keller

Partner

Speck Beat

Beat
Speck

Partner

Tschudin Michael

Michael
Tschudin

Partner

Baumann Philipp

Philipp
Baumann

Associate

Hartwig Sophia

Sophia
Hartwig

Associate

Roos Dominique

Dominique
Roos

Associate

Stocker Mark P.

Mark P.
Stocker

Associate

Waibel Alessa

Alessa
Waibel

Associate

Schweikart Bianca

Bianca
Schweikart

Junior Lawyer