Daniel Dedeyan
PD Dr. iur., LL.M. (Yale), Attorney at Law

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Daniel Dedeyan is counsel in the Banking and Finance Group of Walder Wyss. He advises national and international clients in matters of banking, financial markets, insurance, contract as well as trade law. He is representing clients before supervisory authorities and the stock exchange and provides expert opinions. Daniel Dedeyan is specialized, among others, in regulatory matters. In particular he has regularly assisted financial intermediaries, insurance companies, investment funds, and fintech companies with the realization of domestic and cross border projects, in proceedings of international mutual assistance in administrative and criminal matters as well as with conducting internal regulatory, criminal, and anti-trust investigations. Daniel Dedeyan publishes in his field and teaches private and business law with a particular focus on financial markets law at the University of Zurich.

After his legal studies in Zurich and Rome (lic. iur., 2000) and PhD studies in Zurich and Frankfurt a.M. (Dr. iur., 2003), Daniel Dedeyan graduated in the USA from Yale Law School (LL.M., 2007). Following research fellowships in Germany and the USA, he concluded his post-doc degree at the University of Zurich (PD, Privatdozent, associated with the faculty of law, 2015) and published a book on corporate communication in corporate and financial markets law. Before entering Walder Wyss, he was working in the Zurich office of a leading international law firm.

Daniel Dedeyan works in German and English and has good knowledge of Italian and French. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

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Daniel Dedeyan
Direct phone: +41 58 658 53 16


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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Daniel Dedeyan
PD Dr. iur., LL.M. (Yale), Attorney at Law

Daniel Dedeyan is counsel in the Banking and Finance Group of Walder Wyss. He advises national and international clients in matters of banking, financial markets, insurance, contract as well as trade law. He is representing clients before supervisory authorities and the stock exchange and provides expert opinions. Daniel Dedeyan is specialized, among others, in regulatory matters. In particular he has regularly assisted financial intermediaries, insurance companies, investment funds, and fintech companies with the realization of domestic and cross border projects, in proceedings of international mutual assistance in administrative and criminal matters as well as with conducting internal regulatory, criminal, and anti-trust investigations. Daniel Dedeyan publishes in his field and teaches private and business law with a particular focus on financial markets law at the University of Zurich.

After his legal studies in Zurich and Rome (lic. iur., 2000) and PhD studies in Zurich and Frankfurt a.M. (Dr. iur., 2003), Daniel Dedeyan graduated in the USA from Yale Law School (LL.M., 2007). Following research fellowships in Germany and the USA, he concluded his post-doc degree at the University of Zurich (PD, Privatdozent, associated with the faculty of law, 2015) and published a book on corporate communication in corporate and financial markets law. Before entering Walder Wyss, he was working in the Zurich office of a leading international law firm.

Daniel Dedeyan works in German and English and has good knowledge of Italian and French. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

Daniel Dedeyan
Direct phone: +41 58 658 53 16

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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Walder Wyss advised 40 North in the acquisition and subsequent sale of shares in Clariant AG

White Tale Holdings LLP, a limited partnership comprising 40 North Latitude Master Fund Ltd. (40 North) and two Corvex funds as limited partners, and 40 North acquired a signficant stake in Clariant AG in the course of 2017 of which 24.99% were sold to Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) on 25 January 2018. As shareholders in Clariant, 40 North and White Tale successfully opposed the planned merger between Clariant and Huntsman Corp. in October 2017.

Walder Wyss acted as Swiss advisor to 40 North. The Walder Wyss team included Markus Pfenninger (Corporate/M&A, Lead Partner), Theodor Härtsch (Banking Finance, Partner), Alex Nikitine (Corporate/M&A, Partner), Daniel Dedeyan (Corporate/M&A, Counsel), Nico Bernhard (Corporate/M&A, Associate), Dieter Hofmann (Litigation, Partner), Antonio Carbonara (Litigation, Managing Associate), Maurus Winzap (Tax, Partner), Reto Jacobs (Competition, Partner) and Michael Müller (Corporate/M&A, Trainee Lawyer).


Tamedia pre-announces takeover of the media promoter Goldbach Group (SIX: GBMN)

On 22 December 2017, Tamedia pre-announced a public tender offer for all shares in Goldbach Group.

Walder Wyss advises Tamedia in connection with the public tender offer. The Walder Wyss team includes Urs Schenker (Counsel, Corporate/M&A), Markus Vischer (Partner, Corporate/M&A), Reto Jacobs (Partner, Antitrust & Competition), Daniel Dedeyan (Counsel, Banking & Finance) and Alex Nikitine (Partner, Corporate/M&A).


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