The acquisition of the majority of the shares was part of the succession planning in order to safeguard the future of the company. Kellerhals Carrard Bern (Lead: Beat Brechbühl, Co-Lead: Cécile Matter, Team: Kathrin Enderli, Simona Wassmer, Lukas Dellenbach, Jan Heller) advised Galenica-Group during the due diligence and the negotiations.
Galenica acquires majority of Bichsel Group and expands thereby in home care sector
30. April 2019
On 1 May 2019, the Galenica Group will acquire a majority stake in the Bichsel Group, a specialised Swiss company with 300 employees, a turnover of more than CHF 60 million and with a strong focus on the manufacture of individual medicines and medical devices as well as home care services in the field of home dialysis and home nutrition.