Enrico Friz
lic. iur., Attorney at Law
Partner

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Enrico Friz is a partner in the Banking & Finance Team. He has more than 20 years of experience in banking and capital markets law. His practice includes advisory work as well as transactional support in corporate finance, capital markets and financial products. Enrico Friz has been head of the division «legal and regulations» of the Swiss Structured Product Association since 2007 and of the working group «Structured Products» of the Swiss Bankers Association since 2011. He is a member of the legal committee of eusipa.

Born in 1962, Enrico Friz was educated at Fribourg University (lic. iur. 1986). He has working experience as trainee in a Lucerne law firm, as clerk at the Court of Appeals of the Canton of Lucerne and worked as legal counsel of UBS AG in Zurich and London from 1989 to 1998.

Enrico Friz speaks German, English, Italian and French. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

Contact
Enrico Friz
Direct phone: +41 58 658 55 99


Walder Wyss Ltd.
Seefeldstrasse 123
P.O. Box
8034 Zurich
Switzerland
Phone +41 58 658 58 58
Fax +41 58 658 59 59
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Enrico Friz
lic. iur., Attorney at Law
Partner

Enrico Friz is a partner in the Banking & Finance Team. He has more than 20 years of experience in banking and capital markets law. His practice includes advisory work as well as transactional support in corporate finance, capital markets and financial products. Enrico Friz has been head of the division «legal and regulations» of the Swiss Structured Product Association since 2007 and of the working group «Structured Products» of the Swiss Bankers Association since 2011. He is a member of the legal committee of eusipa.

Born in 1962, Enrico Friz was educated at Fribourg University (lic. iur. 1986). He has working experience as trainee in a Lucerne law firm, as clerk at the Court of Appeals of the Canton of Lucerne and worked as legal counsel of UBS AG in Zurich and London from 1989 to 1998.

Enrico Friz speaks German, English, Italian and French. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

Enrico Friz
Direct phone: +41 58 658 55 99

Walder Wyss Ltd.
Seefeldstrasse 123
P.O. Box
8034 Zurich
Switzerland
Phone +41 58 658 58 58
Fax +41 58 658 59 59


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Practice Areas Publications


Disclosure of substantial shareholdings in Switzerland

by Enrico Friz
in: "The Euromoney Equity Capital Markets Handbook"
2011


Kommentar zu Artikel 53–55, 57 Kollektivanlagegesetz (KAG)(Commentary to Art 53–55, 57 of the Swiss Collective Investment Schemes Act)

co-authored by Enrico Friz and Georg Gotschev
in: "Basler Kommentare"
Basel/Geneva/Munich 2009


Recent developments in Swiss laws and ECM regulations

by Enrico Friz
in: "The Euromoney Equity Capital Markets Handbook"
2008, pp. 75–80




Kommentar zu Art. 407–411, 466–471 des Schweizerischen Obligationenrechts(Commentary to Art. 407–411, 466–471 of the Swiss Code of Obligations)

by Enrico Friz
in: "Handkommentar Schweizerisches Obligationenrecht" 2002


Impact of the New Capital Adequacy Framework of the Basle Accord

Speakers: Enrico Friz
IBA Conference
Barcelona September 1999


Marketing regulations comparison: Switzerland

by Enrico Friz
in: "The Capital Guide to Off-shore Funds"
Hong Kong 1999


Deals and Cases

Cross Border Taking Private Merger of SHL Telemedicine Ltd. (SIX: SHLTN)

On 24 July 2015, SHL Telemedicine Ltd, Tel Aviv (SHL), a company listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange, and Shanghai Jiuchuan Investment (Group) Co., Ltd, Shanghai (the Purchaser) have entered into a merger agreement, pursuant to which the Purchaser will, through one of its wholly owned subsidiary, acquire the entire share capital of SHL by way of a reverse triangular cross border merger. The transaction is subject to the approval by the shareholders' meetings. The closing is expected to occur in Q4 2015.

SHL is a leading provider and developer of advanced personal telemedicine solutions.

Walder Wyss advises SHL on all capital markets, stock exchange and takeover law aspects in this transaction. The team has been led by Alexander Nikitine (Capital Markets, M&A, Partner) and furhter includes  Sarah Schulthess (Capital Markets, M&A, Associate), Enrico Friz (Banking & Finance, Partner), Valentin Wiesner (Banking & Finance, Trainee), Anna-Lynn Fromer (Banking & Finance, Trainee), Tervel Stoyanov (Banking & Finance, Associate), Hubertus Hillerström (Banking & Finance, Managing Associate) and Janine Corti (Tax, Associate).


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