05.10.2023 / Deals & Cases

Deal: Wenger Vieli advised the shareholders of 3db Access on its sale to Infineon Technologies

Wenger Vieli advised the shareholders of 3db Access, a Zurich-based specialist in secured low power Ultra-Wideband (UWB) technology, on its sale to Infineon Technologies. This acquisition enables Infineon to bolster its portfolio. A primary outcome of this transaction is Infineon's potential to dive into innovative IoT applications, notably in secured access, location tracking, and indoor navigation.

3db Access is a spinoff from ETH Zurich and offers secured, ultra-low power integrated UWB ranging and sensing solutions. Their technology is utilized in various applications, ranging from secured access to vehicles and buildings to proximity-based mobile payments and precise device localization.

Infineon Technologies plays a significant role towards decarbonization and digitalization through its products and solutions. As of the 2022 fiscal year, the company had around 56,200 employees globally and reported a revenue of approximately €14.2 billion. Infineon is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange with the ticker symbol "IFX" and in the USA on the OTCQX International over-the-counter market under the ticker symbol "IFNNY".

ContactMichael Baier +41 58 958 55 73  Beat Speck +41 58 958 55 72  

Team Involved

Baier Michael

Michael
Baier

Partner

Brauchli Rohrer Barbara

Barbara
Brauchli Rohrer

Partner

Speck Beat

Beat
Speck

Partner

Bühlmann Jonas

Jonas
Bühlmann

Counsel

Rietiker Dominik

Dominik
Rietiker

Associate