On 15 October 1997 Dr. Alfred Meili together with private banker Karl Reichmuth and other investors founded Mobimo AG, with its headquarters in Lucerne. The company's share capital was CHF 36 million, on top of which there was another CHF 36 million in the form of shareholder loans.
Mobimo Holding AG Lucerne, was founded on 27 December 1999. Its share capital amounted to CHF 73.1 million.
Under a private placement in October 2000 Mobimo Holding AG's share capital was increased to CHF 181.1 million.
On 23 June 2005 Mobimo Holding AG was listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange following a successful IPO, involving an issue volume of CHF 111.8 million.
On 8 June 2006 Mobimo conducted a capital increase of CHF 143 million; at the end of June 2006 share capital amounted to CHF 225 million and shareholders' equity to CHF 596 million.
A further capital increase of CHF 149.1 million took place on 4 June 2007. As at 30 June 2007, Mobimo's shareholders' equity stood at CHF 757 million.
The newly formed Board of Directors, led by Chairman Urs Ledermann, and the Executive Board, headed by CEO Dr. Christoph Caviezel, reviewed the company’s strategy and direction.
Mobimo Holding AG's exchange offer for LO Holding Lausanne-Ouchy SA was successfully completed on 9 November 2009; share capital was increased by CHF 26.9 million in order to carry out the conversion.
In June Mobimo Holding AG successfully completed a CHF 175 million convertible bond issue due on 30 June 2014.
A further capital increase of around CHF 193 million took place on 6 December 2011. Mobimo Holding AG issued 1,028,350 new registered shares, which were traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange for the first time on 7 December 2011.