Ramona Wyss
MLaw, LL.M., Attorney at Law

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Ramona Wyss is a managing associate at Walder Wyss. She advises clients in finance and capital markets transactions, acquisitions and outsourcing projects. Other preferred areas of practice of Ramona Wyss include commercial and corporate law as well as administrative law with a special focus on energy, technology, financial markets, insurance and procurement law.

Born in 1986, Ramona Wyss was educated at the University of Zurich (MLaw) and King's College London (LL.M.). Before joining Walder Wyss in 2011, she successfully completed a trainee program with UBS AG and worked at the in-house legal department of a leading Swiss energy provider.

Ramona Wyss' professional languages are German and English. She also speaks French. She is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and is admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

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Ramona Wyss
Direct phone: +41 58 658 52 44


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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Ramona Wyss
MLaw, LL.M., Attorney at Law

Ramona Wyss is a managing associate at Walder Wyss. She advises clients in finance and capital markets transactions, acquisitions and outsourcing projects. Other preferred areas of practice of Ramona Wyss include commercial and corporate law as well as administrative law with a special focus on energy, technology, financial markets, insurance and procurement law.

Born in 1986, Ramona Wyss was educated at the University of Zurich (MLaw) and King's College London (LL.M.). Before joining Walder Wyss in 2011, she successfully completed a trainee program with UBS AG and worked at the in-house legal department of a leading Swiss energy provider.

Ramona Wyss' professional languages are German and English. She also speaks French. She is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and is admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

Ramona Wyss
Direct phone: +41 58 658 52 44

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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Haftung für induzierte Seismizität(Liability for induced seismicity)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb and Ramona Wyss
in: "Schweizerisches Zentralblatt für Staats- und Verwaltungsrecht (ZBl)" 115/2014, pp. 3–30


Deals and Cases

Swiss Life – Share Buyback Program

On 29 November 2018, Swiss Life Holding AG has announced to repurchase own registered shares up to a maximum repurchase value of CHF 1 billion for the purpose of a subsequent capital reduction. The share buyback program starts on 3 December 2018 and will last until 31 December 2019 the latest. The repurchases will be carried out on a second trading line on the SIX Swiss Exchange.

Walder Wyss advises Swiss Life Holding AG with respect to this transaction. The Walder Wyss Team is lead by Markus Pfenninger (Banking Finance, Partner) and includes Ramona Wyss (Banking Finance, Managing Associate) and Maurus Winzap (Tax, Partner).


Baloise Group places an inaugural CHF 500 million hybrid bond

The Baloise Group has successfully placed a CHF 300 million perpetual subordinated bond, first callable in June 2023 (coupon until first call date: 1.75%) and a CHF 200 million dated subordinated bond with final maturity in 2048, first callable in June 2028 (coupon until first call date: 2.20%). Both tranches are issued by Baloise Life Ltd and are guaranteed by Bâloise Holding Ltd.

Walder Wyss acted as legal counsel to the Baloise Group on this transaction. The team was led by Markus Pfenninger (Partner, Banking and Finance) and included Theodor Härtsch (Partner, Banking and Finance), Maurus Winzap (Partner, Tax), Ramona Wyss (Managing Associate, Banking and Finance) and Valentin Wiesner (Associate, Banking and Finance).


Strategic partnership between Sanofi and Lonza

Sanofi and Lonza have entered into a strategic partnership to build and operate a large-scale mammalian cell culture facility. The facility, to be built in Visp, Switzerland, will be established through a joint venture with an initial investment of around CHF 290 million shared equally between Sanofi and Lonza. Jones & Day and Walder Wyss acted as legal counsels to Sanofi in this matter.

The Walder Wyss team included Luc Defferrard (Partner, M&A), Michael Isler (Partner, IPIT), Ramona Wyss (Managing Associate, M&A IPIT), Tina Hurni (Associate, Real Estate) and Alexandra Brenner (Associate, Real Estate).


gategroup CHF 300 mio. bond issuance

gategroup successfully raised CHF 300 million through the issuance of a fixed rate 5-year senior bond with a final maturity on February 28, 2022. The bond with a coupon of 3% p.a. has been issued by gategroup Finance (Luxembourg) S.A. and is guaranteed by its parent company gategroup Holding AG. gategroup will apply for the listing of the new bond on the SIX Swiss Exchange.

Walder Wyss acts as Swiss legal counsel to gategroup on this transaction. The Walder Wyss team includes Markus Pfenninger (Banking Finance, Lead Partner), Maurus Winzap (Tax, Partner) and Ramona Wyss (Banking Finance, Managing Associate).


Swiss Life – EUR 600 mio. Hybrid Bond

Swiss Life Ltd has successfully placed a EUR 600 million undated subordinated bond, first callable in May 2027. The coupon until the first call date has been fixed at 4.5%.

Walder Wyss acts as legal counsel to Swiss Life Ltd. on this transaction. The Walder Wyss team includes Markus Pfenninger (Banking Finance, Lead Partner), Maurus Winzap (Tax, Partner), Ramona Wyss (Banking Finance, Associate) and Sebastian Müller (Banking Finance, Trainee).


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