Moritz Maurer focuses on mergers & acquisitions, in particular as buyer’s advisor of privately held companies in various industries (especially retail). Other areas of work include joint ventures, venture capital and private equity transactions as well as corporate law.


The following is a selection of recent public cases in which Moritz acted as a counsel to:

  • Counsel to Coop on the acquisition of Jumbo from Maus Frères SA

  • Swiss counsel to VolkerWessels on its investment in Parquery AG

  • Counsel to Dating Group on the acquisition of Once Dating AG

  • Swiss counsel to, a leading digital enabler for companies and entrepreneurs, on the acquisition of Webnode AG

  • Swiss counsel to Morgan Stanley Capital Partners on the closing of the investment in US HealthConnect

  • Swiss counsel to the private equity investor Ardian on the acquisition of a majority stake in Swissbit Holding AG

  • Counsel to TTP AG on the acquisition of the former Pharmaplan company located in Switzerland from the Danish-based NNE A/S

  • Counsel to the private equity investor Nordic Capital on the acquisition of a majority stake in the Swiss software company BOARD International

  • Counsel to Sportradar AG and the major selling share-holders in the EUR 2.1 billion landmark tech-sale of Sportradar AG to Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and Silicon Valley-based growth equity firm TCV

  • Counsel to Eisvogel Group AG in a cross-border transaction leading to the acquisition of a majority stake in Prisma Group s.r.l.

  • Counsel to Piavita AG; a Swiss medtech start-up, in connection with its successfully closed Series A financing round

  • Counsel to Finastra on the acquisition of Olfa Soft SA and its cutting edge FX e-trading platform for banks and financial institutions

  • IBA International Bar Association; International Bar Association IBA; Swiss National Representative of the Young Lawyers' Committee
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Zurich Bar Association
  • AIJA (Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats); President of the Corporate and M&A Commission

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