Addtech Group, a leading Swedish publicly listed technology trading group, acquired a majority stake in Omni Ray AG, a well-established Swiss trading company and service provider for automation solutions, mainly focused on industrial applications, infrastructure, transportation and medical industry. By this transaction, Addtech aims at strengthening its position in the European automation market.

Bär & Karrer acted as legal advisor to Addtech in this transaction. The team included Ralph Malacrida and Christian Kunz (both M&A), Janine Wüst and Carlo Hunter (both Corporate), Faton Aliu (Financing), Gabriela Wermelinger (IP/IT), Laura Widmer (Employment), Susanne Schreiber, Markus Mühlemann and Ruth Riemer-Bloch (all Tax) as well as Mani Reinert (Competition Law).