Representative Legal Matters
Represented the banking syndicate consisting of Berenberg, Zürcher Kantonalbank and Raiffeisen Centrobank on the IPO of Aluflexpack.
Represented Körber in the dual track sale (M&A and IPO) of United Grinding Group (UGG), leading to the trade sale of UGG to a pool of investors organized by Swiss BZ Bank.
Acted as transaction counsel in the IPO of Varia US Properties.
Acted as transaction counsel in the inaugural issuance of 3.0% bonds due 2023 by Varia US Properties.
Represented Investis on its IPO.
Acted as local and international counsel for SCHMOLZ+BICKENBACH on its tap issuance of high yield bonds due 2022.
Acted as local and international counsel for SCHMOLZ+BICKENBACH on its initial issuance of high yield bonds due 2022.
Represented Achiko on its listing on SIX Swiss Exchange.
Represented SIX-listed Zur Rose Group on the issuance of its 2.5% bonds due 2024.
Represented Ultima Capital on its listing and placements of shares.
Advised CSA Energy Infrastructure on its investment in SIX-listed Alpiq through mandatory exchangeable loans.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- HSG Alumni - Member
- CEIBS Alumni - Member
- Zurich Bar Association - Member
- Swiss Bar Association - Member
- Switzerland (2013)
- University of Zurich (Dr. iur. / PhD) (summa cum laude, Professor Walther Hug Award, Issekutz Award) (2016)
- University of St. Gallen (M.A. HSG Accounting & Finance) (2015)
- University of St. Gallen (M.A. HSG Law & Economics) (2012)
- China Europe International Business School, Shanghai (MBA Exchange Student) (2010)
- University of St. Gallen (B.A. HSG Law & Economics) (2009)
- University of Geneva (Certificate Transnational Law) (2008)
- Author, "Bail-in bei systemrelevanten Banken," in: 14 Gesellschafts- und Kapitalmarktrecht (2019) 244–259
- Co-author, "The New Swiss Fintech License," in: International Briefings: Switzerland, in: Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, 354–356, May 2019
- Author, "Blockchain und Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) – eine neue Ära?," schulthess manager handbuch 2018/2019, 231–238
- Author, "Bail-In and Total Loss-Absorbing Capacity (TLAC) – Legal and Economic Perspectives on Bank Resolution with Functional Comparisons of Swiss and EU Law," Wolters Kluwer International Banking and Finance Law Series, Vol. 32, ISBN 978-90-411-8998-1
- Co-author, "Think ICO, think global," International Financial Law Review IFLR, July/August 2018
- Author, "Regulatory Aspects of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) in Switzerland," in: International Briefings: Switzerland, in: Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, 269–272, April 2018