18 September 2023

Fernao acquires 1stQuad Solutions

1stQuad Solutions AG is an IT services company creating and supporting individual business software solutions. Through this acquisition, fernao further strengthens its Swiss business and its segments data intelligence, process automation, business applications and information & collaboration.

The fernao group is headquartered in Cologne, Germany, and employs more than 670 employees in 25 locations. fernao sees itself as a holistic pioneer and companion of digitalization and security in the digital world. To this end, the group has established the fernao House of Experts combining its aggregated expertise across the 8 expert areas cyber security & defence, information & business security, digital infrastructure, cloud platform, digital workplace, business applications, network visibility and data & analytics.

BianchiSchwald advised fernao Schweiz AG in this transaction with a team consisting of Stefan Scherrer, Andreas Suter and Samuel Streuli (all Corporate and M&A) and Thierry Burnens (Data and Technology).