Florian Gunz Niedermann

Florian Gunz Niedermann

lic. iur., LL.M., Avocat




Téléphone direct: +41 58 658 56 94

Curriculum Vitae

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Florian Gunz Niedermann is a partner at Walder Wyss. He specializes in international and domestic M&A transactions (mainly private equity) as well as transactions in the growth and venture capital industry. In this regard, he has broad experience particularly in the sectors technology, Fintech/InsurTech, e-commerce, food, healthcare and life sciences as well as corporate venturing. As of co-founder of Walder Wyss’ startup desk, he is an experienced and passionate advisor of start‐ups on their entire journey of implementing and financing their business models, with a focus on spin-offs from universities and corporates, financing rounds and exits as well as incentive schemes for employees.

Born in 1973, Florian Gunz Niedermann was educated at Zurich University (lic. iur. 2000) and the London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LL.M. 2006). Before joining Walder Wyss, he gained working experience as a trainee and law clerk in the District court of Winterthur and as lawyer in another business law firm in Zurich.

Florian Gunz Niedermann’s professional languages are German and English. He also speaks French and has a basic knowledge of Spanish. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all Switzerland.

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ABB acquires Sevensense Robotics

deskbird closes USD 13 million Series A financing round

GetYourGuide announces USD 194 million financing round

Nexoya Series A Financing Round

Bavarian Nordic Acquires Emergent BioSolutions’ Travel Vaccines Portfolio

The Mobility House raises EUR 50 million financing round

DPE closes EUR 708 million continuation fund

Walder Wyss advised Planted Foods AG on CHF 70m Series B Financing Round


Farmy acquires Blumenpost

Terra Quantum raises USD 60m Series A Financing

Sevensense Raises USD 7.7m Series A

Sale of Datatrans AG to Planet Payment Group

Series Seed Financing Round of myDropz AG

Frontify raises USD 50 million in series C financing round

wefox conclut un tour de financement de série C de USD 650 millions

Walder Wyss advised Planted Foods AG on CHF 17m Series A Round

GetYourGuide obtient un financement par emprunt convertible de 114 millions d’euros

The Mobility House obtient un nouveau financement de croissance

AWK Group reprend TALOS

Afinum investit dans l’application de messagerie Threema

Pexapark Completes Series B Financing Round

WiseTech Global acquires SISA Studio Informatica SA

wefox Group étend de 110 millions USD supplémentaires le tour de financement de série B de 125 millions USD

Ardian acquires majority in Sintetica

Recordati acquires rights for Signifor and Osilodrostat

GetYourGuide announces USD 484 million series E financing round

Le portefeuille mobile BRD de crypto-monnaie réalise un tour de financement de série B de USD 15 mio

Open Mineral réalise un tour de financement de série B de USD 5.5 mio

Banque Valiant SA acquiert des participations dans AgentSelly SA

DPE acquiert AWK Group

GetYourGuide passe un tour de financement de série D pour 75 mio. USD

Baloise achète Movu

Lend réalise le second tour de table d'investissement, série A

BASF rachète le groupe Rolic

Mercury acquires CES

FinanceFox successfully completes Series A financing round

Recordati rachète Pro Farma AG

LKB investit dans Robo-Advisor True Wealth

GetYourGuide lève 50 millions de dollars dans un tour de financement de série C

NZZ acquires Moneyhouse

EQT invests in self-service bakery business BackWerk

Adello merges with HStreaming

AUCTUS invests in Beck Transport AG

Tamedia AG and Ringier AG acquire 100% (50% each) in jobs.ch holding ag from Tiger Global Investment Partners and further shareholders.

Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund acquires a minority stake of 30% in Galaxus AG with the option to acquire the majority.

Riverside Exits Swiss EMC Testing Firm