VISCHER has advised Wipro Limited, a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, on all Swiss legal aspects of the USD 1.45bn acquisition of Capco, spanning from due diligence to transactional document advice. DLA Piper acted as lead counsel in this transaction. The acquisition is expected to be completed during the second quarter ending June 30, 2021, subject to requisite regulatory approvals and customary closing conditions. The acquisition will make Wipro one of the largest end-to-end global consulting, technology and transformation service providers to the banking and financial services industry.
The VISCHER team led by partner Dr. Adrian Dörig (Corporate Finance) comprised Dr. Peter Kühn (Counsel, Corporate/M&A), Flavio Langenegger (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Florian Kambor (Junior Associate, Corporate/M&A) and Jeannine Dehmelt (Associate, Employment).