NKF advises Capvis funds on their placement of 1,435,188 shares in VAT Group AG

Niederer Kraft Frey advised NKT Photonics A/S, Denmark (NKT Photonics) on the closing of the acquisition of Onefive GmbH (Onefive). Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, Onefive is a leading supplier of femtosecond, picosecond and nanosecond laser modules. NKT Photonics is a leading manufacturer of high performance fiber lasers, fiber optic sensing systems and photonic crystal fibers. The transaction was signed in July 2017 and was subject to certain customary closing conditions.

The NKF team was led by Patrik R. Peyer (partner, Corporate/M&A) and further comprised Laurence Uttinger (partner, Social Security and Pensions), Moritz Maurer (senior associate, Corporate/M&A), Livia Keller (associate, Employment), Carlo Egle (junior associate, Corporate/M&A) und Binderiya Gan-Ayush (junior associate, Corporate/M&A).