Deals & Cases

upc cablecom acquires 49%-stake in e-fon AG

1 octobre 2013 – On 1 October 2013, upc cablecom acquired 49% in e-fon AG. In addition, upc cablecom and the sellers entered into a joint venture. upc cablecom is the leading combined provider of TV and the fastest Internet in Switzerland. e-fon is the leading provider in Switzerland for modern telephone solutions in the wholesale market.

Walder Wyss advises the sellers and e-fon AG in this transaction. The team is led by Alex Nikitine (Managing Associate, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A) and includes Hans Rudolf Trüeb (Partner, IP/IT), Fabienne Claudon (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Peter Hongler (Associate, Tax) and Livius Schill (Trainee, Corporate/M&A).