Bär & Karrer Advised Cognita on the Acquisition of the FOUR-FOREST Group
The leading global private schools group Cognita has acquired the Swiss-based FOUR-FOREST Group from their founders. Offering education from nursery to secondary levels at three campuses, FOUR-FOREST Group currently educates over 300 children and young people from the international communities in Zug and Lucerne.
Bär & Karrer acted as legal advisor to Cognita in this transaction. The team was led by Raphael Annasohn and included Julian Lindt, Lukas Bründler and Luana Stämpfli (all M&A), Jonas Bornhauser (IP/IT), Laura Widmer and Manuel Schmid (both Employment), Rehana Harasgama (Data Protection) and Tim Meyer (Competition).