Bär & Karrer advises sellers in Ulysse Nardin acquisition deal

Kering has successfully completed its acquisition of Ulysse Nardin from its former owners. Bär & Karrer advised the sellers in the transaction.

French luxury conglomerate Kering (previously PPR) specialises in apparel and accessories, while Ulysse Nardin is a Swiss luxury watchmaker.

The Bär & Karrer team included Christoph Neeracher, Till Spillmann, Thomas Rohde, Philippe Seiler and Vincent Guignet (all M&A), Markus Wang (intellectual property), Raoul Stocker and Raphael Annasohn (tax) and Mani Reinert and Cëcilia Lachenmeier (merger control).