Private Equity Firm Warburg Pincus Completes Stake Acquisition in Avaloq

The acquisition by Warburg Pincus aims to accelerate Avaloq’s long-term growth and value creation strategy.

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Warburg Pincus has acquired a 35 percent stake in Avaloq.

The acquisition, first announced on March 22 this year, valued Avaloq in excess of CHF 1 billion ($1 billion). According to the agreement, Avaloq will be able to capitalize on Warburg Pincus’ expertise and network in the financial services and fintech sectors.

As part of the terms of the partnership, Warburg Pincus will nominate two individuals to sit on Avaloq’s board of directors.

Avaloq founder and CEO, Francisco Fernandez, will also take on the role of chairman, while Jürg Hunziker will

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