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Tel +31 (0) 88 02 43 050 Fax +31 (0)88 0243 003 Email Evert-Jan Download vCard
Parnassusweg 823
1082 LZ Amsterdam

Evert-Jan is a partner and Head of the Corporate, M&A and Capital Markets group. He has a special focus on corporate law, (international) mergers, acquisitions, management buy in/out, restructuring, joint ventures, participations and the transaction and financing practice. In 2002 he completed the specialization training 'Financing & Securities' at the Grotius Academy.


Inflexion Private Equity Evert-Jan advised Inflexion on the buyout of Calco Group, a Dutch provider of outsourced IT recruitment and training services to large blue-chip corporates, specifically focused on the provision of junior professionals mainly to the finance and insurance sectors with clients including the main banks and the insurance companies in the Netherlands
Five Arrows Principal Investment Evert-Jan advised Five Arrows Principal Investment on the acquisition of Dutch insurance services business firm Voogd & Voogd from Bencis Capital Partners.
Hudson Bay Evert-Jan assisted Hudson Bay Company on its EUR 400 million refinancing of a credit facility.
SiteLock SiteLock acquires all the shares in Patchman. SiteLock is the US-based company engaged in business website security solutions offering cloud-based website protection. Patchman detects and fixes security vulnerabilities without breaking the functionality of the application. Evert-Jan advised SiteLock.
VDL Group Advising in the acquisition of Translift Nederland from Translift Nederland Shareholders.
VDL Group Advising on the acquisition of all the shares of NedCar in Born, the only Dutch car manufacturer.
AIKO Solar Energy Technology Advising on the acquisition of the majority of the assets of Scheuten Solar Holding B.V for the Chinese purchaser.
Wahanda Advising on the acquisition of all of the shares in Treatwell, an online platform for beauty and wellness treatments.
NIKKISO Advising on the acquisition of all the shares of Geveke B.V.


Since 2015 Partner at Taylor Wessing, Amsterdam
2010 - 2015 Partner at Deterink Attorneys and Notaries (Eindhoven, The Netherlands)
2005 - 2010 Partner at VDB Attorneys and Notaries (Waalre, The Netherlands)
2000 - 2005 Lawyer Holland van Gijzen Attorneys and Notaries (Eindhoven, The Netherlands)
1996 – 2000 Lawyer at VDB Attorneys and Notaries (Waalre, The Netherlands)


2002 Grotius Specialization training Financing & Securities
1995 Dutch Law Tilburg University
1994 Law School University of Cambridge

Memberships & Associations

Board Member of the Magna Carta Juridisch Genootschap
Member of the Vereniging voor Jaarrekeningenrecht
Member of BZW (Brabants Zeeuwse Werkgeversvereniging)
Member of the Corporate Litigation Association



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