Markus Vischer

Walder Wyss - Switzerland



+41 58 658 5532

Highly regarded


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Born in 1960, 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)