Wise Road Capital acquires Huba Control from Siemens
3 September 2020 – Walder Wyss Ltd advised Wise Road Capital (Wise Road) as Swiss counsel on its acquisition of Huba Control AG (Huba Control) from Siemens. Subject to the satisfaction of certain agreed closing conditions, Wise Road, through its affiliates, will acquire a 100% interest in Huba Control from Siemens.
Huba Control is a leading company in the global industry of high-end core component manufacturing, headquartered in Switzerland. It develops, manufactures and markets components designed exclusively for the measurement of pressure and flow. With a focus on pressure measurement technology, Huba Control develops innovative products for an extensive range of applications to optimize machine, system and plant processes.
Wise Road is a global private equity firm focused on investing in high-tech companies. It specifically identifies opportunities to advance global urbanization and smart/green life through technology, co-operating closely with leading companies in this space. Through its investments, the firm is striving to build a healthy international eco-system, leveraging its international management team which combines strong industry experience and investment knowledge.
The Walder Wyss team was led by Hubertus Hillerström (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and Anna Baldenbach von Bröchen (Senior Associate, Corporate/M&A) and further consisted of Dimitrios Berger (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Christoph Stutz (Counsel, Employment), Lena Götzinger (Associate, IP/IT), Sebastian Wyler (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Daniel Zimmerli (Counsel, IP/IT), Hugh Reeves (Senior Associate, IP/IT), Riccardo Brazerol (Associate, Corporate/M&A) and Marion Bähler (Senior Associate, Corporate/M&A), Thomas P. Müller (Partner/Real Estate).
Walder Wyss acted alongside DLA Piper, who acted as international counsel to Wise Road.