Customs Support Group B.V., a portfolio company of Castik Capital which is a leading independent, digital and neutral provider of Customs Services in Europe, acquired Balimpex AG from its founders. Balimpex is an international freight forwarding and customs company based in Switzerland.

Bär & Karrer acted as legal advisor to Customs Support Group B.V. in this transaction. The team was being co-led by Christoph Neeracher and Philippe Seiler and included Elisabeth Rinderknecht and Lazar Lepir (all M&A), Luca Tarzia (Commercial), Susanne Schreiber and Cyrill Diefenbacher (both Tax), Laura Widmer, Laura Rubeli and Fanny Sutter (all Employment), Micha Schilling (Financing), Rocco Rigozzi (Real Estate), Tobias Rebmann (Antitrust) as well as Rehana Harasgama (Data Protection).