Florian Gunz Niedermann
lic. iur., LL.M., Attorney at Law
Partner

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Florian Gunz Niedermann is a partner at Walder Wyss. He specialises in international and domestic M&A transactions (mainly private M&A and private equity) as well as transactions in the venture capital industry, with a focus on projects in the sectors e-commerce, healthcare and life sciences. In addition, he advises corporate clients on all matters of corporate and commercial law related to their daily operations as well as startups with regard to the implementation and financing of their business models.

Born in 1973, Florian Gunz Niedermann was educated at Zurich University (lic. iur. 2000) and the London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LL.M. 2006). Before joining Walder Wyss, he gained working experience as a trainee and law clerk in the District court of Winterthur and as lawyer in another business law firm in Zurich.

Florian Gunz Niedermann’s professional languages are German and English. He also speaks French and has a basic knowledge of Spanish. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

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Florian Gunz Niedermann
Direct phone: +41 58 658 56 94


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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Florian Gunz Niedermann
lic. iur., LL.M., Attorney at Law
Partner

Florian Gunz Niedermann is a partner at Walder Wyss. He specialises in international and domestic M&A transactions (mainly private M&A and private equity) as well as transactions in the venture capital industry, with a focus on projects in the sectors e-commerce, healthcare and life sciences. In addition, he advises corporate clients on all matters of corporate and commercial law related to their daily operations as well as startups with regard to the implementation and financing of their business models.

Born in 1973, Florian Gunz Niedermann was educated at Zurich University (lic. iur. 2000) and the London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LL.M. 2006). Before joining Walder Wyss, he gained working experience as a trainee and law clerk in the District court of Winterthur and as lawyer in another business law firm in Zurich.

Florian Gunz Niedermann’s professional languages are German and English. He also speaks French and has a basic knowledge of Spanish. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Florian Gunz Niedermann
Direct phone: +41 58 658 56 94

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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Valiant Bank Ltd. acquires stake in AgentSelly Ltd.

Valiant Bank Ltd. has acquired a stake in the start-up company AgentSelly Ltd. and made additional capital available to its further growth. AgentSelly Ltd. operates the platform www.agentselly.ch through which homeowners can efficiently sell their properties. To date, the company had operated a similar platform under the URL www.fidesso.ch. Together, the three founders of AgentSelly Ltd. remain the company's majority shareholders.

Walder Wyss advised Valiant Bank Ltd. on all legal aspects of the transaction. The team included Thomas Müller (Partner, Finance), Florian Gunz Niedermann (Partner, Corporate / M&A), André Kuhn (Associate, Corporate / M&A) and Christine Glättli (Managing Associate / Notarial Services).


DPE acquires AWK Group

Deutsche Private Equity (DPE) acquires majority interest in AWK Group, one of the largest independent Swiss consulting companies for information technology and digitalization. 

Walder Wyss advised DPE on the transaction. The team was led by Florian Gunz Niedermann (Corporate/M&A, Partner) and further included Fabienne Anner, Michael Kündig, Alice Vorburger and Christoph Zaugg (Corporate/M&A, Associates), Lukas Wyss (Banking&Finance, Partner), Julia Lehner (Banking&Finance, Associate), Maurus Winzap (Tax, Partner), Ueli Sommer (Employment, Partner), Mélanie Gmeiner-Giger (Employment, Associate), Daniel Zimmerli (Competition, Counsel), Michael Isler (IP/IT, Partner) and Manuel Bigler (IP/IT, Associate).


GetYourGuide announces USD 75 million Series D financing round

GetYourGuide, the leading online marketplace for travel activities, announced a USD 75 million series D financing round led by Battery Ventures. The company’s existing investors KKR, Spark Capital, Highland Capital Partners, Nokia Growth and Sunstone Capital joined  Battery in its investment. 

Walder Wyss advised GetYourGuide on the transaction. The team was led by Florian Gunz Niedermann (Corporate/M&A, Partner) and further included Fabienne Anner (Corporate/M&A, Associate) and Michael Kündig (Corporate/M&A, Associate).


Baloise acquires Movu

Baloise acquires Movu, Switzerland’s biggest digital platform for home-moving services. The transaction is subject to the approval of the regulator and will be completed in the next weeks.

Walder Wyss has acted as advisor to the selling founders and financial investors in all legal aspects of the transaction. The team was led by Florian Gunz Niedermann (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and further included Fabienne Anner, Samuel Lieberherr and Christian Lütolf (Associates/M&A),  Michael Isler (Partner, IP/IT) and Maurus Winzap (Partner, Tax).


Lend completes Series A financing round

Swiss fintech startup Lend has successfully completed its Series A financing round hereby raising CHF 3.5m from Polytech Ecosystem Verntures and private angel investors.

Walder Wyss AG has acted as advisor to Lend in all legal aspects of the transaction. The team included Florian Gunz Niedermann (Partner, Corporate/Venture Capital) and Thomas Müller (Partner, Banking&Finance).


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