Andrea Giger’s practice focuses on complex international and domestic private and public M&A, capital markets and corporate finance transactions including cross-border transactions. Andrea also advises on general securities regulation and other corporate and commercial law matters.


Andrea has experience representing investment banks and issuers in a range of capital market transactions, including initial public offerings and rights offerings. Andrea also has expertise advising corporates and private equity investors on public and private M&A transactions in various industries, including public to private transactions, subsequent corporate reorganisation topics and domestic and cross-border acquisitions. Andrea’s practice includes advising borrowers and lenders on domestic and cross-border debt financing transactions, as well as other corporate and commercial law matters.

  • Advised EQT and Kuoni Group on the sale of Kuoni’s Destination Management Specialists to Thomas Cook India*

  • Advised Credit Suisse and Morgan Stanley and the other syndicate members on the CHF 4 billion share capital increase of Credit Suisse Group*

  • Advised EQT on its public tender offer for Kuoni Travel Holding*

  • Advised UBS in connection with the successful placement of shares by AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG via accelerated book build process*

  • Advised UBS and Credit Suisse and the other syndicate members on the IPO of the VAT Group*

  • Advised Heptagon Advanced Micro-Optics and its shareholders on the sale of Heptagon to ams*

    *Transactions before 2018 while working at another major Swiss law firm

  • Zurich Bar Association

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