26 October 2021 I Deals and Cases

Bär & Karrer Advises CVC in Connection with an Investment from Partners Group in Breitling

CVC Capital Partners and Partners Group entered into an investment and share purchase agreement regarding the acquisition of a significant minority stake in Breitling AG, one of the world's leading luxury watch manufacturers. Closing of the transaction is subject to approval by the relevant competition authorities.

Bär & Karrer acts as legal advisor to CVC and Breitling in this transaction. The team is being co-led by Christoph Neeracher and Raphael Annasohn and includes Luca Jagmetti, Lukas Bründler, Arnold Romero and Lazar Lepir (all M&A), Susanne Schreiber and Elena Kumashova (both Tax), Ralph Malacrida, Micha Schilling and Janine Wüst (all Financing) as well as Mani Reinert and Tobias Rebmann (both Antitrust).