15 May 2020 I Deals and Cases

Bär & Karrer Advised the Founders on the Sale of a Majority Stake in the zahnarztzentrum.ch Group

The founders of the zahnarztzentrum.ch Group entered into a share purchase agreement with Medbase, a subisidiary of Migros, regarding the sale of a majority stake of the zahnarztzentrum.ch Group. The transaction is subject to approval by the Swiss merger control authorities.

Zahnarztzentrum.ch is the largest provider of dental services in Switzerland and currently operates 34 locations. Medbase is an outpatient healthcare provider in Switzerland and complements its portfolio of medical care with dentistry services with this acquisition.

Bär & Karrer acted as legal advisor to the sellers in this transaction. The team includes Christoph Neeracher, Philippe Seiler, Raphael Annasohn, Isabelle Stalder, Lukas Studer and Li Wei Dutler (all M&A), Susanne Schreiber and Elena Kumashova (both Tax), Mani Reinert (Competition Law), Ralph Malacrida and Tim Salz (both Financing).