Succession planning

Business succession planning involves numerous challenges and complex questions.

Each case is unique and requires a tailor-made approach as well as individual assistance. Our team of experts supports you through the entire process from the decision-making to its successful execution.

Depending on the situation, a sale to a third-party might be the best solution for a business succession. In such a case, strategic investors and private equity firms can be considered as a new owner of the company.

Our expertise

KPMG is your competent and experienced partner to successfully support you in the execution of such a transaction. There are many reasons to rely on us:

  • Extensive experience from various transactions
  • Deep sector knowledge and industry experience
  • Established contacts to potential buyers in Switzerland but also globally through KPMG’s truly international network
  • Orchestration of the entire process and thus fully relieving the shareholders and management team from day-to-day deal execution
  • Multidisciplinary approach: A single source for all transaction needs
  • Structuring the business for sale (e.g. in relation to non-core assets or separation of business units)
  • Communication and coordination of all involved work streams and parties
  • Seamless support from a tax and legal perspective

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