UBS Switzerland AG – Financing of the Acquisition of a Majority Stake in CSD Group
20 December 2022 – Walder Wyss acted as counsel to UBS Switzerland AG as mandated lead arranger, underwriter, bookrunner, agent, security agent and original lender in connection with the financing of the acquisition of a majority stake in CSD Group by Initiative & Finance’s “Tomorrow” fund (I&F Tomorrow).
CSD Group is one of Switzerland’s leading independent environmental engineering consultancies, providing services to public authorities and private clients in in the fields of environment (biodiversity, waste, water, and energy), natural resources, and construction (transport infrastructure, buildings, and geology). With more than 900 employees in 30 offices in Switzerland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Italy and Lithuania, CSD Group generates annual revenues of around CHF 110 million.
Walder Wyss acted as counsel to UBS Switzerland AG. The team was led by David Borer (Partner, Banking Finance) and included Maurus Winzap (Partner, Tax), Valentin Wiesner (Managing Associate, Banking Finance) and Anaëlle Genoud (Associate, Banking Finance).