Alessia is a lawyer in the Banking & Finance practice group. She acts for both Dutch and foreign borrowers and lenders. She advises on a wide range of domestic and cross-border financing transactions, including acquisition financing, project financing and asset-based financing.
Qualifications & Experience
- LL.M. Civil Law (Leiden University)
Houthoff acted as Dutch counsel in connection with the preparation and implementation of the settlement plan relating to the Agrokor group. Agrokor entered into an insolvency process in 2017 under 'Lex Agrokor', a law passed in Croatia aimed at the restructuring of Agrokor in view of its systemic importance for the Croatian economy. The business has been transferred to the Fortenova Group.
Houthoff has advised IK Investment Partners on the acquisition of a majority stake in 2Connect and its (indirect) Romanian and China based subsidiaries from its founder.