Pestalozzi advised the owners of Axept Business Software AG in the sale of the company to Swisscom AG
The shareholders of Axept Business Software AG have entered into an agreement with Swisscom AG under which Swisscom has acquired Axept Business Software AG including its subsidiaries (Axept). As a Gold Partner for the highly successful Swiss ERP solution Abacus, Axept provides expert integration and operating services for around 1,500 SMEs from various sectors. Axept also has proven expertise in the implementation of business intelligence and data management solutions and has its own construction management solution, PROVIS. Axept has approximately 180 employees across its locations in Zurich, Basel, Bern and St. Gallen. The move will help build Swisscom’s expertise in core business applications and consolidate its position as a comprehensive digitisation partner supporting competitive Swiss SMEs.
Pestalozzi advised the sellers on all legal and tax aspects of the transaction.