Maurus Winzap

Maurus Winzap

lic. iur., LL.M., Avvocato, Dipl. Esperto fiscale




Telefono diretto: +41 58 658 56 05

Curriculum Vitae

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Maurus Winzap is a partner and heads the Tax Team. Maurus Winzap’ practice covers all areas of domestic and international corporate taxation. He acts for a broad range of corporate and financial clients, and has developed significant expertise in planning and advising on M&A and private equity transactions, structured financings, corporate restructurings, relocations, capital market transactions, collective investment schemes and management incentive programmes. Furthermore, he focuses on advice to high-net-worth individuals, family offices and companies in connection with succession and estate planning.

Maurus Winzap is a Member of the Executive Committee of the International Fiscal Association (“IFA”) and a Member of the Executive Board of the Swiss Tax Law Association (Swiss branch of the IFA). He regularly lectures and publishes in his areas of practice.

Maurus Winzap has been recommended by several international directories such as Chambers, The Legal 500, Who’s Who Legal and Best Lawyers as a leading lawyer. Clients appreciate that he is “exceptionally strong”, “very dynamic”, “commercially-minded” and “practical” (Chambers 2018).

Born in 1972, Maurus Winzap received his degree in law from the University of Zurich in 1997 and his Master of Laws from the University of Virginia in 2002. He was admitted to the Zurich Bar in 1999 and became a Swiss certified tax expert in 2004.

Maurus speaks German and English.

Barry Callebaut successfully places EUR 700 million Eurobonds

Helvetia – CHF 230 Mio. Senior Bond

KLAR Partners Acquires BÜHLMANN Laboratories AG

Vaudoise Group acquires Prevanto

SOPHiA GENETICS SA closed secured term loan financing

Deutsche Bank, ING Bank, and UniCredit provide EUR 8.1bn acquisition financing to Swisscom

Swiss Life – CHF 600 million Senior Bonds

UBS Switzerland AG – Financing for EGS Beteiligungen AG’s acquisition of SERTO Group

u-blox – CHF 140 million Syndicated Revolving Credit Facility

Walder Wyss advised CRISPR Therapeutics (NASDAQ) on USD 280 Million Equity Issuance

BOBST GROUP SA issues a CHF 200 million senior unsecured bond

Nordic Infrastructure AG completes EUR 215m Green Financing

UBS Switzerland AG and Zürcher Kantonalbank – Financing of the Acquisition of Iconia Group

ABB acquires Sevensense Robotics

Sandoz successfully issues EUR 2.0 billion inaugural Eurobonds

Walder Wyss advised Ionisos group

Zusammenschluss von SETEX und Datatex mit Elvaston

SkyCell AG - USD 57m financing round

deskbird closes USD 13 million Series A financing round

Walder Wyss advised AMAG Leasing AG on its issuance of CHF 365m Green Bonds

UBS Switzerland AG – EUR 100 million revolving credit facility agreement for Zehnder Group

TP24 raises CHF 400m of additional funding from Barclays and M&G

Cornèr Banca SA issues Senior Unsecured Bonds with a volume of CHF 150 m

UBS Switzerland AG – CHF 700 million multicurrency credit facility agreement for On (NYSE:ONON)

UBS Switzerland AG - Financing for Capvis' acquisition of Schurter Group

Walder Wyss advised AMAG Leasing AG on its issuance of CHF 170m Green Bonds

CHF 150 million credit facility agreement for Bauwerk Group

Reata closes secured term loan financing for up to USD 275 million

DSM and Firmenich have completed their EUR 35 bn merger, becoming the leading creation and innovation partner in nutrition, beauty and well-being

CABB group – EUR 670 million senior secured floating rate notes and 8.75% senior secured fixed rate notes due 2028 and new EUR 110 million revolving credit facility

UBS Switzerland AG – CHF 1.4 billion multicurrency syndicated revolving credit facility for Maus Frères SA Awards: Walder Wyss Receives Awards as Market Leading Firm and Labour Law Firm of the Year

CHF 450 million sustainability-linked facility agreement for Clariant AG

Inflexion acquires majority stake in dss+ from Gyrus Capital

Bavarian Nordic Acquires Emergent BioSolutions’ Travel Vaccines Portfolio

Porsche SE invests in ABB E-mobility’s CHF 325m Pre-IPO Private Placement

Hakan Koç and Pyrros Koussios complete acquisition of eSIM and compliance technology leader Truphone

Swiss Life – CHF 600 million Senior Bonds

UBS Switzerland AG – Financing of the Acquisition of a Majority Stake in CSD Group

UBS Switzerland AG – CHF 150 million Credit Facilities Agreement for ORIOR Group

Sagard NewGen Acquires a Minority Stake in Unit8

Swiss Life – CHF 500 million Syndicated Revolving Credit Facility

DPE closes EUR 708 million continuation fund

UBS Switzerland AG – CHF 150,000,000 Credit Facility for Auto-Interleasing AG

Credit Suisse (Switzerland) Ltd. - Financing of Unlimitrust Campus

Swiss Life – EUR 700 mio. Senior Bond

Clariant places CHF 175m Green Bond

UBS Switzerland AG – USD 175m Credit Facility for Dätwyler Group

Elvaston sells Magnolia International AG to GENUI

Astorg sells AutoForm to Carlyle

Scott Sports SA - CHF 150m Term and Revolving Credit Financing

Hotel Saratz Pontresina has new owner

Helvetia – CHF 400 Mio. Dual Tranche Senior Bond

Riverside Acquires ACTANDO

UBS Switzerland AG – Financing of Rhystadt AG (Klybeckareal)

DSM and Firmenich to merge in EUR 42bn transaction, becoming the leading creation and innovation partner in nutrition, beauty and well-being

UBS Switzerland and Credit Suisse – EUR 250m financing of Guess Europe

Yokoy raises USD 80 million in series B financing round

Athlon sells Swiss leasing fleet to Arval

Polhem Infra and Nordic Infrastructure acquire additional stake in Solör Bioenergy Group

Sale of Datatrans AG to Planet Payment Group

Yokoy raises USD 26 million in series A financing round

Frontify raises USD 50 million in series C financing round

Nautilus acquires Swiss motion tech company VAY

Swiss Life – EUR 600 mio. Senior Green Bond

MKS Instrument rileva Atotech

Glarner Kantonalbank colloca un’obbligazione Tier 2 da 150 milioni di CHF

Naxicap Partners acquisisce myStromer SA

wefox chiude un round di finanziamento di serie C da 650 milioni di dollari

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, acquisisce una partecipazione in MoonLake Immunotherapeutics AG

Naxicap acquisisce Stromer

Swiss Life – obbligazioni ibride per CHF 500 milioni

IPO di Montana Aerospace AG

Walder Wyss fornisce consulenza a Relio nel round pre-seed

AMAG Leasing: Swiss Car ABS 2021-1 AG

EMZ Partners acquisisce una partecipazione nel gruppo Assepro

Nordic Infrastructure SA chiude un finanziamento da 200 milioni di euro

Nordic Infrastructure acquisisce una partecipazione in Solör Bioenergy Group

Osterwalder cede la divisione dell’olio minerale

Walder Wyss fornisce consulenza a CRISPR sul programma di vendita di azioni “ATM” da USD 600 milioni

PureFacts Financial Solutions rileva Quartal Financial Solutions diventando leader globale nel settore del WealthTech

Walder Wyss fornisce consulenza a CRISPR sul programma di vendita di azioni “ATM” da USD 350 milioni

Ford Credit emette un’obbligazione da oltre 230 milioni

AMAG Leasing: Swiss Car ABS 2020-1 Ltd.

AWK Group acquisisce TALOS

La Mobiliare finanzia una parte della flotta veicoli di Carvolution per CHF 50’000’000

Afinum investe nell’app di messaggistica Threema

Proman / Consolidated Energy SA

Walder Wyss fornisce consulenza a CRISPR su un’offerta di azioni da USD 520 milioni

wefox Group estende il round di finanziamento di serie B da USD 125 milioni di altri USD 110 milioni

Walder Wyss fornisce consulenza a CRISPR in merito all’emissione di azioni per USD 310 milioni

UBS Switzerland AG acquisisce il portafoglio ipotecario di Banca Julius Baer & Co. SA

Swiss Life: primi Senior Green Bond per un importo di CHF 600 milioni

Polhem Infra acquisisce una partecipazione in Solör Bioenergy Group

Walder Wyss fornisce consulenza nella costituzione dell’Operational Technology Cyber Security Alliance (OTCSA)

Walder Wyss fornisce consulenza a Nestlé in merito alla vendita da CHF 10,2 miliardi della sua attività nel settore Skin Health

Vendita del gruppo Lista Office

Walder Wyss fornisce consulenza a CRISPR sul programma di vendita di azioni ATM da USD 200 milioni

Ardian acquisisce la quota azionaria di maggioranza di Sintetica

Castleton chiude linee di credito per un totale di USD 2775 miliardi

IPO di Aluflexpack AG

PSA Finance Suisse SA ha concluso un’operazione di finanziamento del credito garantito

Swiss Life – senior bond per CHF 250 milioni

Swiss Life – Programma di riacquisto di azioni

AMAG Leasing: Swiss Car ABS 2018-2

Walder Wyss ha fornito consulenza a 40 North per l’acquisizione e la successiva cessione di azioni in Clariant AG

AMAG Leasing: Swiss Car ABS 2018-1

Cembra Money Bank firma una partnership con la start-up Lendico Schweiz AG

Swiss Life – obbligazioni ibride per CHF 600 milioni

Glarner Kantonalbank colloca con successo un’obbligazione Additional Tier 1 da 100 milioni di CHF

DPE erwirbt AWK Group

Multilease: Swiss Auto Lease ABS 2017-2

Baloise Group platziert erstmals eine Hybridtransaktion über CHF 500 Mio.

Cembra Money Bank refinanziert Privatkreditportfolios von eny Finance

Castleton erhält Kreditrahmen in Höhe von insgesamt 3,6 Mrd. USD

Baloise erwirbt Movu

Multilease: Erste Schweizer Auto Lease ABS 2017-1

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. gibt Ausgabe von Schuldscheindarlehen (Senior Notes) bekannt

Unigestion kauft Akina und kreiert damit einen Marktführer im Bereich von Small- und Mid-Market-Private Equity mit einem verwalteten Vermögen von über USD 6 Mrd

gategroup CHF 300 Mio. Anleihe

FinanceFox successfully completes Series A financing round

Swiss Life – EUR 600 Mio. Hybridanleihe

Auris Medical lanciert ATM Offering

Castleton closes refinancing facility

AMAG Leasing: Zweite Auto Leasing CHF 515m ABS Transaktion (Dual Tranche 2016-1/2016-2)

Swiss Life - CHF 600 Mio. Hybridanleihen

Nachfolgeregelung DT Swiss

Chequers Capital to acquire Spandex from Gilde Buy Out Partners

Castleton aquires Morgan Stanley's Global Oil Merchanting business

AMAG Leasing: Erste Auto Lease ABS 2015-1

Glarner Kantonalbank begibt CHF 100m Additional Tier 1 Anleihe

GetYourGuide führt Series C Finanzierungsrunde über USD 50 Mio. durch

EUR 750 Mio. Hybridanleihe – Swiss Life

Avanade erwirbt

P&I Personal & Informatik AG übernimmt Geschäftsbereich HR der Soreco AG

Refinanzierung der Constellium Gruppe

Solør Bioenergy Group

Finanzierung der Übernahme von Vat Holding AG

Alcatel-Lucent Schweiz AG verkauft ihren Zürcher Hauptsitz

NZZ erwirbt Moneyhouse

EQT investiert in die Selbstbedienungsbäckerei BackWerk

Swiss Life Holding AG platziert CHF 500 Millionen Wandelanleihe

IPO Cembra Money Bank

Adello fusioniert mit HStreaming

Verkauf der Klinik Villa im Park an Genolier Gruppe

AUCTUS invests in Beck Transport AG

Swiss Life Holding AG platziert zwei Senior Bonds über CHF 425 Mio.

Glarner Kantonalbank platziert CHF 70 Millionen Additional Tier 1 Nachrangige Anleihen

Swiss Life closed CHF 800 million Loan Exchange Transaction

Mobiliar etabliert eigene Fondsleitung

Swiss Life AG platziert eine Hybridanleihe über CHF 300 Mio.

First Swiss Auto Lease Securitisation Transaction

Riverside Exits Swiss EMC Testing Firm

Financing of the acquisition of Bureau Van Dijk by Charterhouse Capital Partners