Per Troen
Of Counsel*


Per Troen
Kuoni Attorneys at Law Ltd.
Löwenstrasse 66
P.O. Box 1669
CH-8021 Zürich
T +41 43 466 60 60
F +41 43 466 60 61



Apart from his legal career, Per Troen founded SapeGroup, the property and private equity group, in 1985 and has acted as the Chairman and CEO of the Group’s London management subsidiary, SapeCapital since 2005.

He also founded and is the first Chairman of Carte Blanche Family Office AG in Switzerland in 2014. CBFO is fully regulated by the Swiss financial authorities to provide financial introductory as well as asset management services.

Troen is also chairman of Future Systems and Nordlux Algae appointed in 2013, as well as GhostCom GmbH and Zenzari DWC LLC (Dubai), appointed in 2015. He previously founded Abbott, King & Troen as well as Corren Troen and has been an equity partner at the Danish law firm Plesner, Copenhagen and England as well as Osborne Clarke, also in the UK.

He was the founder in 1989 – and Chairman for 12 years- of The Danish UK Chamber of Commerce, Director for 8 years of the then listed Latchways PLCand has for the last 30 years been on the board of a number of businesses, organizations and charities in Denmark, Spain, France, Mena, USA, India and the U.K.

Chambers Global ranks Per as a Notable Corporate/M&A Practitioner in the UK and Denmark.

Per Troen lives in Kusnacht and is married to Sally with three children. His hobbies are history, politics, football, shooting, golf and skiing.

Practice areas

  • Private Client
  • Corporate Finance
  • Company and Commercial


MJ Hudson Law, Zurich, Resident Partner

Paicolex Trust Management, Kusnacht, Director

Corren Troen, Founder and Senior Partner

Osborne Clarke, Equity Partner

Abbott, King & Troen (The first multi-national law firm), Founder

Plesner, London, Partner

1981 – 1984
Plesner, Denmark, Partner


London University

Copenhagen University, Law

University of Touraine, Tours, France 1975

* Not admitted to the Swiss bar


  • Goodwill Ambassador for Copenhagen appointed by the Mayor of Copenhagen in 1995
  • Knighted by Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II in 2000 for services to British and Danish business and legal achievements
  • Awarded the Medal of Honour by the Royal Danish Guards in 2012