AFRY acquired Optima Nexus
21 April 2021 – AFRY, a European leader in engineering, design, and advisory services, acquired Optima Nexus, a Swiss-based digital company specialised in strategic asset management. The acquisition of Optima Nexus is in line with AFRY’s digitalisation strategy and will strengthen the capabilities within digital asset management.
Walder Wyss advised the buyer in this transaction. The team was led by Stefan Knobloch (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and included Olivia Feusi (Managing Associate, Corporate/M&A), Anna Baldenbach von Bröchen (Senior Associate Corporate/M&A), Sebastian Wyler (Associate Corporate/M&A), Gaurav Bhagwanani (Senior Associate, Employment), Caroline Gaul (Senior Associate IT/IP), Michael Schmassmann (Associate, IT/IP), Viktoriya Chernaya (Trainee Lawyer) and Lukas Waeber (Trainee Lawyer).