Daniel Hayek is chairman of the management committee and head of the insolvency and restructuring team as well as the corporate and M&A team of Prager Dreifuss, one of Switzerland’s leading firms for commercial law. Daniel has been a partner with Prager Dreifuss Ltd since 2001. His practice focuses on all aspects of insolvency and restructuring matters, including representing creditors in bankruptcy-related litigation, registering and purchasing claims and enforcing disputed claims before courts. His longstanding expertise includes mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, takeovers, banking and finance, and corporate matters also in restructuring situations. Daniel’s recent practice comprises, among others, the representation of the trustee and the security agent of the bondholders regarding their claims against one of Europe’s largest independent oil refiners, the Swiss-based Petroplus group, enforcing a large claim based on derivatives in a litigation against the bankrupt estate of the Swiss Lehman entity and advising the trustee of the Kodak pension plan on the acquisition of assets and restructuring.