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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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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BASF acquires Rolic Group

BASF acquires Rolic, a Swiss based group offering innovative and forward-thinking solutions, particularly in the display and security industries as well as the optical film business.

Walder Wyss has acted as advisor to the seller in all legal aspects of the transaction. The team was led by Florian Gunz Niedermann and Daniel Staffelbach (Partners, Corporate/M&A) and further included Fabienne Anner (Associate/M&A),  Michael Isler (Partner, IP/IT) and  Reto Jacobs (Partner, Competition).


Mercury acquires CES

Mercury Systems, a NASDAQ listed leading commercial provider of secure processing subsystems, acquires the Swiss mission computing company Creative Electronic Systems (CES).

Walder Wyss AG has acted as advisor to Mercury Systems in all legal aspects of the transaction. The team was led by Urs P. Gnos and Florian Gunz Niedermann (Partners, Corporate/M&A) and further included Christian Lütolf and Christian Hagen (Associates/M&A), Ueli Sommer (Partner, Employment), Christoph Stutz (Associate, Employment), Gion Giger and Daniel Zimmerli (Managing Associates, Competition), Christine Scherrer (Associate, IP/IT) and Markus Pfenninger (Insurance).


FinanceFox successfully completes Series A financing round

Swiss insurtech startup FinanceFox has successfully completed its Series A financing round with Target Global and Horizons Ventures as lead investors. The financing round also included the conversion of existing venture loan investments from, amongst others, Salesforce Ventures. Idinvest, Speedinvest and AngelList.

Walder Wyss AG has acted as advisor to FinanceFox  in all legal aspects of the transaction. The team was led by Florian Gunz Niedermann (Partner, Corporate/Venture Capital) and further included Fabienne Anner (Associate/Corporate), Maurus Winzap (Partner, Tax), as well as Christoph Stutz and Simone Wetzstein (Associates, Employment).


Recordati acquires Pro Farma AG

Recordati, an international pharmaceutical group listed on the Italian Stock Exchange, acquires the Swiss pharmaceutical company Pro Farma AG.
 
Walder Wyss AG has acted as advisor to Recordati in all legal aspects of the transaction. The team has been led by Florian Gunz Niedermann (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and further included Simon Kehl Simon Kehl (Managing Associate, Corporate/M&A), Andrea Voëlin (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Simone Wetzstein (Associate, Employment), Stefano Codoni (Partner, Pharma, IP/IT), Michael Isler (Managing Associate, Pharma, IP/IT), Christine Scherrer (Associate, Pharma, IP/IT), Marco Hottinger (Trainee, Corporate/M&A) and Benno Fischer (Trainee, IP/IT).


BLKB invests in Robo-Advisor True Wealth

Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank (BLKB) and the Swiss robo-advisor True Wealth AG have entered into a strategic partnership. BLKB further acquired a minority stake in True Wealth.
 
Walder Wyss AG has acted as advisor to True Wealth in all legal aspects of the transaction. The team included Florian Gunz Niedermann (Partner, Corporate/M&A), Boris Räber (Associate, Corporate/M&A) and Michael Isler (Managing Associate, IP/IT).


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