Corporate/M&A (Band 2)
Practice Areas: Mergers and acquisitions, private equity, corporate finance, securities. Handled M&A transactions in telecommunications, food, electronics, e-commerce industries. Advised on IPOs and SPOs on Euronext, NASDAQ and NASDAQ Europe. Advised venture capital funds in their investment and buyout business.
Professional Memberships: Member of Brussels Bar.
Career: Joined Baker & McKenzie in 1987; became Partner in 1994; Member of firm's Executive Committee since 2009; Managing Partner (2000-09); Chairman of Policy Committee (2005-08); Member of Steering Committee (European Venture Capital and Global Securities Group); law degree and Baccalaureus in Philosophy, KULeuven; LLM, UC Berkeley.
Publications: Several articles in corporate finance.