Cedarlake acquires majority share of BMF

Cedarlake Private Equity Fund I, advised by Rantum Capital, has acquired from Argos Soditic Funds the majority of BMF Group AG, the world’s third-largest ropeway manufacturer with more than 320 employees in Switzerland.

Vischer advised Cedarlake and Rantum. The team led by partner Dr. Robert Bernet comprised Dr. Peter Kühn, Sebastian Flückiger, Ruben Masar, Aron Waltuch, Janique Bourgeois (Corporate/M&A), Marc Ph. Prinz and Florian Schaub (Employment), Dr. Jana Essebier (Finance), Klaus Neff (Merger control), Adrian Gautschi (IP) and Lukas Züst (China Desk).