Matthieu joined VdA in 2015. Currently is partner of the Oil&Gas practice. He has an in-depth understanding of the complex legal, regulatory and practical challenges facing the oil industry in several Francophone African countries, including Cameroon, Gabon, the Republic of Congo and the Democratic Republic of Congo. For close to 15 years, his practice is focused on tax and legal services to the oil industry in Francophone Africa.
Prior to joining VdA, he was Of Counsel of the Oil & Gas practice at "Miranda Correia Amendoeira & Associados" where he advised on tax and legal matters to oil & gas companies and service contractors. Matthieu was also Tax and Legal Senior Manager/Director at PwC Gabon (April 2007-December 2009), Tax and Legal Manager at Deloitte Gabon (July 2005-March 2007), Tax and Legal Consultant / Manager at PwC Chad (February 2001-June 2005), Consultant for International Assignment Services at Landwell & Partners (January 2000-January 2001) and a Trainee at Norton Rose (October 1999-December 1999).Admitted to the French and Portuguese Bar Associations.
Member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.