Hans is the resident partner in our London office practising Dutch law.
Hans specialises in Dutch corporate law, including cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private equity and corporate finance transactions, acting for private equity funds, multinationals and financial institutions.
Before heading up the London office, Hans was a resident partner in our New York office. Prior to this he worked at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, New York (2000-2001) and in the period from 1994 until relocating to New York in 1998 he was in the M&A group of our Amsterdam office.
Hans is an officer of the Corporate and M&A Law Committee of the International Bar Association and chair of the Private Equity subcommittee. In addition, he is a member of the Netherlands Bar Association, the American Bar Association and a Registered European Lawyer registered with the Solicitors Regulation Authority of England and Wales.
He is regularly invited to speak on M&A and private equity subjects.