Markus Vischer

Walder Wyss - Switzerland



+41 58 658 5532

Highly regarded


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Markus Vischer was educated at the University of Zurich and at the Queen Mary College, London University. He has working experience as a research assistant at the University of Zurich, as a District Court clerk and as an associate in a tax law firm in Zurich and in a law firm in London.

  • Advised AutoForm Group on sale of majority stake to Astorg Partners;
  • Advised Arnold Osterwalder Group on sale of majority stake in company Regisol AG;
  • Advised Mövenpick on investment in imported wine wholesaler Cheers in China;
  • Advised HUUS Gstaad AG on the acquisition of the Steigenberger Alpenhotel and Spa in Gstaad-Saanen from Acron Helvetia Immobilien AG;
  • Advised SCOTT on the purchase of the whole- and retail bike and accessoir trade business from New Zeeland Sheppard Industries.

  • Capital markets: Equity
  • M&A
  • Private equity
  • Project development
  • Restructuring and insolvency

  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Media
  • Real estate
  • Tech and telecoms

  • Zurich Bar Registry, admitted to practice in all Switzerland 

  • Swiss Arbitration Association
  • Swiss Bar Association
  • International Bar Association (IBA)

  • Zurich University: lic. iur. (1984), Dr. iur. (1986)
  • Queen Mary College, London University: LL.M. (1991)