Martin Anderson

Bär & Karrer - Switzerland



+41 58 261 57 00

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Martin Anderson is the head of the M&A - Private Equity practice of Bär & Karrer in Geneva.

He joined Bär & Karrer in August 2018 after having been a partner in the Geneva office of an international law firm since 1996. He is consistently ranked by major directories as a leading lawyer in the area of Corporate/M&A in Switzerland.

Martin Anderson's practice focuses on M&A transactions (involving public and private companies), private equity (assistance to investors, sellers and management teams), corporate law (corporate governance, shareholders' agreements, restructurings) and capital markets.

  • Advised several banks in share deals and asset deals involving Swiss banks and client portfolios.
  • Advised Dentsu Aegis Network in its recent acquisitions of both blue-infinity and Namics.
  • Advised Clinique Générale Beaulieu, leading private clinic in Geneva, in the sale of a majority of its share capital.
  • Advised Citizen Watch in the acquisition of Swiss watch maker Frédérique Constant.
  • Advised private equity investors, including Argos Wityu, in their investments into Swiss companies

  • Banking
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • Financial restructuring
  • M&A
  • Private equity

  • Banking
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare

  • All Swiss Courts

  • Recognised representative for the listing of securities at the SIX Swiss Exchange
  • Geneva Business Law Association (AGDA), Committee member

  • lic. iur., University of Geneva, (1990)
  • lic. oec., University of Geneva, (1987)