14.06.2022 / Deals & Cases

Deal: Wenger Vieli advised Serpentine Ventures on obtaining its FINMA license

Wenger Vieli advised Swiss Startup Group on obtaining a FINMA licence as manager for collective assets for its subsidiary Serpentine Ventures.

Serpentine Ventures is Switzerland's first FINMA licensed venture capital asset manager managing a well diversified fund portfolio covering the entire lifecycle in venture capital from highly innovative pre-seed companies to established start-ups in their growth phase.

Wenger Vieli acted as legal advisor to Serpentine Ventures in connection with the corporate and regulatory framework and assisted on all aspects in connection with the FINMA licensing procedure.

The team was led by Martin Peyer (Partner, Financial Services) and included Regula Grunder (Counsel, Financial Services), Zarah Kronbach (Associate, Financial Services), Barbara Brauchli Rohrer (Partner, Tax), Noëmi Kunz-Schenk (Counsel, Tax), Patrick Näf (Senior Associate, Employment) and Michèle Joho-Menotti (Senior Associate, Notarial Services).

ContactMartin Peyer +41 58 958 53 53  

Team Involved

Brauchli Rohrer Barbara

Barbara
Brauchli Rohrer

Partner

Peyer Martin

Martin
Peyer

Partner

Grunder Regula

Regula
Grunder

Counsel

Kunz-Schenk Noëmi

Noëmi
Kunz-Schenk

Counsel

Joho-Menotti Michèle

Michèle
Joho-Menotti

Senior Associate

Näf Patrick

Patrick
Näf

Senior Associate

Kronbach Zarah

Zarah
Kronbach

Associate