We help you get the best possible outcome from your deal: a deal that creates value for your business, the economy, the environment and society.

The best possible outcome with PwC

Our deals expertise in everything from succession planning to corporate sales and acquisitions is dedicated to delivering the best possible outcome. We can evaluate your business and clarify the opportunities and risks associated with any proposed transaction. Throughout the process we’ll provide trusted, differentiated insights to help you make the right decisions about deploying your capital responsibly to create sustained value.

Done properly, deals are a great way of creating growth, innovation, jobs and wealth. We work with you throughout your ownership to help you add value in multiple dimensions.

Organisations are increasingly held to account. Besides their financial performance, they’re judged by their impact on the broader economy, the environment and the community. So we help you do deals that generate stakeholder value and build trust. This includes assessing the legal and tax implications and reviewing your management style and corporate culture. With a carefully nuanced strategy, you’ll find it easier to get all the relevant stakeholders on board, including employees, pension holders, communities, regulators and the tax authorities. 

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PwC ranked #1 Global M&A Advisor by Volume for 2023

Our PwC Corporate Finance team has ranked as the Global #1 M&A Advisor by Volume for 2023 by Thomson Reuters, Bloomberg, Mergermarket and Dealogic.

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What are your deal needs?

From the idea through the initiation phase to support during integration, we solve problems before they arise and have just the right expert in our team for each and every question.

From the initial strategic deliberations through to closing and post-deal integration, the international PwC network is your single source for all aspects of transaction advisory services. We simplify everything to be able to spend time where it matters most: investing in our people and technology so they can work for you as effectively as possible. Whatever your specific deal needs, they’ll help make sure you get a successful, sustained outcome for your business and its stakeholders.

Our services: everything geared to the best possible outcome

From acquisitions and carve-outs of business divisions to restructuring, financing, IPOs, international tax law and integrations, our services help you minimise the risks of the transaction you’re planning and maximise the value it creates, now and going forward. 

Why should you choose PwC?

 We think wider, deeper and cover more of the angles.

Our Deals team realises that in an environment of increasing complexity, change and accountability, your success relies on earning trust and delivering sustained outcomes. We help you do deals that serve your purpose and values and those of your stakeholders ‒ to enrich your business, the broader economy and society.

We combine our people’s expertise, our advanced tech capabilities and our business know-how to help you create value, now and tomorrow. Our Deals team has extensive industry and technology expertise and draws on the experience of more than 250 specialists in Switzerland alone. We listen closely to understand your circumstances and objectives. Whether we’re dealing with the legal, tax, strategic or technical aspects of your deal, our work is aligned to your values and objectives.

Whatever phase we’re at in your transaction, we always have the next steps in view and consult with you closely. Thanks to the latest deal and analytics technologies, we can evaluate your data more quickly and keep you in the picture with transparent, real-time data visualisation.

Talk to an expert

Whether you are buying or selling, you can rely on PwC’s Deals team. Our clients’ trust has made us the world’s leading transaction adviser.

Marc Schmidli

Partner, Deals Leader, Zurich, PwC Switzerland

+41 58 792 15 64


Sascha Beer

Partner, Corporate Finance / M&A Leader, Zurich, PwC Switzerland

+41 58 792 15 39


Matthias Marbach

Partner, Leader Deals Tax, PwC Switzerland

+41 58 792 44 76


Christoph Baertz

Partner, Leader Financial Services Deals, Zurich, PwC Switzerland

+41 79 598 71 83


Frank Minder

Partner, Transaction Services Leader, Zurich, PwC Switzerland

+41 58 792 14 57


Delia Beyeler

Partner, Capital Market and Accounting Advisory Services, Zürich, PwC Switzerland

+41 58 792 27 79