Infineon acquires 3db Access AG
5 October 2023 – Infineon Technologies AG acquired the Zurich-based startup 3db Access AG, a pioneer in secured low power Ultra-Wideband (UWB) technology and already today a preferred IP provider for major automotive brands. The acquisition further strengthens Infineon’s portfolio for secured smart access, precise localization and enhanced sensing. Infineon now adds UWB to its connectivity range including Wi-Fi, Bluetooth ®/Bluetooth ® Low Energy and NFC solutions.
Walder Wyss advised Infineon on the transaction. The team was led by Urs Gnos (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and Fabienne Anner (Managing Associate, Corporate/M&A) and further included Florian Iten (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Manuel Bigler (Managing Associate, Technology & IP) and Lea Germann (Associate, Employment).