Merger by Incorporation of Gräff Capital Management SA
MERGER BY INCORPORATION OF GRÄFF CAPITAL MANAGEMENT SA IN ABALONE SUISSE SA. THE NEW COMPANY WILL BE NAMED ABALONE GRÄFF SA
SANKT MORITZ, 26/2/2020 – The Board of Directors of Abalone Suisse SA, a Swiss Wealth manager based in St. Moritz, has approved the merger by incorporation of Gräff Capital Management SA, a Swiss company based in Zurich which has been operating in the area of Wealth management for about 30 years. The new company will be called Abalone Gräff SA.
The incorporating company, Abalone Suisse SA, is a company under Swiss law regulated by PolyReg which offers innovative and professional services, with the aim of supporting private and institutional customers in planning and achieving their financial goals. Gräff Capital Management, the incorporated company, is a Swiss company founded in 1991 by Markus Gräff that offers Investment Management and Advisory services for wealthy Individuals and Family Offices.
The merger between the two companies aims to integrate a team of people and professionals able to strengthen the quality of the services offered and to create true excellence in the Wealth management space in Switzerland. With the merger, Abalone Gräff SA is positioned as one of the most innovative Swiss groups operating in all sectors of Wealth Management and Investment Advisory.
The merger also includes the entry into the Board of Directors of Abalone Gräff SA of Markus W. Gräff, founder of the incorporated company Gräff Capital Management which with the other directors Stefano Valente and Roberto Colapinto will manage the integration between people and systems, to ensure continuity of service and compliance with regulation and quality standards.
“The Wealth management market in Switzerland is highly competitive and we are fully convinced that Abalone Gräff SA will be able to respond to the increasingly complex needs of customers and the new regulations in force”, says the President and Founder of Abalone Suisse SA Stefano Valente. “We have chosen Abalone Suisse SA to continue together a path started by Gräff Capital Management in 1991 and which will bring the group’s growth and business consolidation in the short term”, says founder Markus W. Gräff.
Abalone Gräff SA is part of the Abalone group, a European financial hub which, thanks to its international experience, offers services in various jurisdictions such as Luxembourg, the United Kingdom and Malta.