Erik Swaving Dijkstra

Erik Swaving Dijkstra

Tax Lawyer | Associate

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Erik specialises in Dutch and international taxation, with a focus on private equity, mergers and acquisitions. He also advises clients on the taxation of Dutch employees and multinationals.  Erik regularly publishes on matters related to international tax and employment tax. He is a member of the International Bar Association and the Dutch Association of Tax Advisers.

Qualifications & Experience

  • LL.M. European and International Tax Law (University of Amsterdam)
  • LL.B. Tax Law (University of Amsterdam)
  • Houthoff represented Argos Soditic in the acquisition of the Future Group, consisting of the following four business groups operating in the public and financial sector: the Talenter group, PLANgroep, Human Capital Group and Future Communication. This matter is particularly significant for Argos Soditic as it signifies Argos Soditic's first presence in the Netherlands.
  • Paul, Weiss together with Houthoff advised Apollo Global Investment in the 80.1% interest in Lumileds, a leading supplier of LED components and automotive lighting. Philips will retain the remaining 19.9% interest in Lumileds.