Christian Stambach

Name: Mr. Christian Stambach

Firm: Bratschi AG

Tel.: +41 58 258 1400

Areas of practice

  • Company & Corporate Law (incl. M&A)
  • Corporate Finance & Private Equity
  • Securities & Investments
  • Contractual & Commercial Law


   German    English


Christian Stambach advises on corporate transactions and supports corporate legal services in contract negotiations, transactions and projects as well as in matters of corporate governance and compliance. As an active board member and former corporate general counsel Christian Stambach knows the needs of companies and entrepreneurs and supports them with pragmatic and efficient solutions in their legal affairs.

Admitted to the Swiss Bar since 2000.

Professional career

  • Partner with Bratschi Wiederkehr & Buob (since 2004)
  • Head of Task Force Audit/Steering Committee 2003 and Group General Counsel at Adecco SA (2004-2006)
  • Chief Risk Officer and Chief Legal Counsel, Company Secretary, Member of the Executive Committee, Centerpulse Ltd. (2002-2003)
  • Attorney at DJ Freeman Solicitors, London (2001)
  • Attorney at Bär & Karrer Attorneys at Law, Zurich (2000-2002)
  • European Commission, DG IV, Brussels, Directorate General for Competition and EFTA Court in Luxembourg (1998)
  • Director of the University of St. Gallen postgraduate program in European and International Business Law, M.B.L.-HSG (1996-1997)


  • Certificate Corporate Governance Program for Board Members, I.FPM-HSG Center for Corporate Governance, University of St. Gallen (2012)
  • University of St. Gallen Law School, Juris Doctorate (lic. iur. HSG) (1994)
  • San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, California, USA
  • Cantonal school St. Gallen

Other activities

  • Member of the Board of AFG Arbonia-Forster-Holding AG (since 2009)
  • Further board memberships


  • Recognized representative at SIX Swiss Exchange


  • Swiss Bar Association (SBA)
  • St. Gallen Bar Association (SGAV)
  • Alumni E.M.B.L.-HSG

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