CNNC Proton acquires the majority of SCHAER PROTON LTD
CNNC Proton (Beijing) Technology & Development Co., Ltd., a group company of China National Nuclear Corporation, acquired the majority of SCHAER PROTON LTD, an engineering company developing cancer treatment machines with registered seat in Flaach, Zurich, Switzerland. The founder Hugo Schaer remains invested. The transaction has been closed.
VISCHER (together with Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, Beijing) has been advising CNNC Proton in this transaction. The VISCHER team led by partner Dr. Robert Bernet comprised Lukas Züst (China Desk/Corporate/M&A), Dr. Peter Kühn, Luzius Zumstein (Corporate/M&A), and Dr. Stefan Kohler (IP).