Acrotec’s Acquisition of CAPSA Camille Piquerez SA

Kellerhals Carrard advised the shareholders of CAPSA Camille Piquerez SA.

CAPSA, a leading company in high-end watch decoration and movement, has chosen to join the Acrotec Group’s watchmaking division.

Founded in 1951 in La Neuveville in the Bern district, CAPSA has been recognised for its expertise in Haute Horlogerie for a long time. Well-known watch brands trust the company’s mastery of high-precision technologies used to make watch cases and movements.

CAPSA joined the Acrotec Group to strengthen its watchmaking division.

CAPSA is mainly active in metal component development, machining, assembly and finishing, primarily for the Swiss watch market.

Acrotec is an independent group created by micromechanics professionals. Its main objective is to be a reference subcontractor, offering a wide range of manufacturing processes for precision components.

The Kellerhals Carrard team comprised Frédéric Rochat (Picture), Anne-Gabrielle Piaget and Alessandro Poma.

Involved fees earner: Anne-Gabrielle Piaget – Kellerhals Carrard; Alessandro Poma – Kellerhals Carrard; Frédéric Rochat – Kellerhals Carrard;

Law Firms: Kellerhals Carrard;

Clients: CAPSA Camille Piquerez SA;

Federica Tiefenthaler

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler