Capricorn Holding AG, which includes GEISER agro.com ag, active in the table fruit sector, agroSmart ag, as well as stakes in Terralog ag and vs.fruits sa, is one of the largest independent table fruit and potato logistics companies in Switzerland. As part of the succession plan, the previous owners have sold their shares to Forster Gruppe AG, which is successfully established in the fruit and vegetable trade, and the Genossenschaft Migros Aare, which acts as a minority shareholder. This takeover continues the company's 132-year history and provides the approximately 170 employees with the basis for a successful future.
VISCHER advises the sellers of Capricorn Holding AG on all legal issues related to the transaction. The VISCHER team includes Christian Wyss (Partner, Corporate / M&A), Sebastian Flückiger (Associate, Corporate / M&A), and Adrian Briner (Associate, Tax).