Deals & Cases

Blue Sail Medical acquires NVT

20 September 2019 – Blue Sail Medical Co., Ltd., a leading Chinese medical device company, listed at Shenzhen Stock Exchange, has entered into a share purchase agreement to acquire NVT AG. NVT is privately owned company and develops, manufactures and markets medical devices for interventional cardiology and cardiac surgery for minimally invasive treatment of valvular heart disease. The closing of the transaction is subject to customary closing conditions.

Walder Wyss AG acted as lead counsel to the private sellers. The team has been co-led by Urs P. Gnos (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and Samuel Lieberherr (Managing Associate, Corporate/M&A) and further included Markus Vischer (Partner, Corporate/M&A), Claudia Weber (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Sarah Schulthess (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Sebastian Wyler (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Janine Corti (Counsel, Tax) and Simone Wetzstein (Managing Associate, Employment).