Deals & Cases
Ardentis enters into partnership with ColumnaOn November 2019, Ardentis, the leader in dental medicine in Western Switzerland over the last 26 years, announced that it has entered into a partnership with Columna Capital in order to support its future development. With an excellent team of dedicated dental professionals that benefits from ongoing training and access to the best equipment, Ardentis is able to provide its patients with the highest quality service in dental care. Columna specializes in working with exceptional small and medium-sized businesses to realise their full potential by providing capital and strategic support to pursue ambitious goals. With its experience in developing leading businesses in the healthcare sector, Columna Capital will actively support the Ardentis founders and Co-CEOs, Mark Bischof and Rabah Nedir, in the group’s next phase of growth. Lenz & Staehelin advises the Ardentis founders on all legal aspects of this transaction, which is scheduled to close in December 2019. The team is led by Andreas Rötheli, and included associates Clément Bouvier and Federico Trabaldo Togna (all Corporate and M&A).