Balthasar Wicki

Attorney-at-Law, EMBA (UZH), Mediator SBA/SCCM, CM&AA | Partner

After his admittance to the Bar in 1993, Balthasar Wicki joined a large industrial group as a Corporate Legal Counsel and subsequently was assigned managerial positions at various large industrial companies in India, China and South-East Asia. Upon returning from Asia in 2003, he was responsible for the successful repositioning of a major Swiss NGO/NPO and then, as CEO and co-investor (private equity financed), led a global industrial company through an existential crisis. He returned to work as an attorney in 2008.

Balthasar Wicki advises a large number of domestic and foreign SMEs, entrepreneurs and investors on corporate law and structuring issues primarily in the technology sector, but also in traditional industries. He also manages major restructuring and insolvency mandates in the international corporate environment and is responsible for complex negotiating mandates.

Who's Who Legal 2016 mentioned Balthasar Wicki as one of Switzerland's leading experts in the practice field «Insolvency & Restructuring». IR Global recommends Balthasar Wicki as the exclusive adviser in the field of Corporate Law in Switzerland.

As a business mediator and a board member, Balthasar Wicki is able to put his management experience to good use, especially in cross-cultural situations (India, China, South-East Asia, etc.).

Balthasar Wicki writes and negotiates in German, English and French, and he speaks and understands Italian.


  • English

  • German

  • French

  • Italian (spoken)

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Balthasar Wicki
Wicki Partners Ltd.
Stockerstrasse 44
CH-8002 Zurich

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