17 August 2017 I Deals and Cases

Bär & Karrer Advised Jacobs Holding on the Acquisition of a Majority Stake in OdontoSalute

Colosseum Dental Group, a fully owned portfolio company of Jacobs Holding AG, has acquired 70% of OdontoSalute, an Italian dental clinics group providing dental treatments of any kind through a national network. Colosseum is a leading provider of private dental care in the Scandinavian area, which is now operating in more than 150 clinics in Norway, Sweden, UK, Switzerland, Italy and Denmark and aiming at building a leading pan-European dentistry group. With this acquisition, Colosseum further expands into continental Europe and becomes one of the leading dentistry clinic operators in Italy.

Bär & Karrer acted as legal and tax advisor to Jacobs Holding in this transaction. The Team included Susanne Schreiber, Lukas Scherer, Ricardo Marino (all Tax) and Ivo von Büren (Financing).