Behbod specialises in financial regulation, in particular in relation to capital markets and investment management. His work involves both advising and assisting clients through transactions. Behbod provides advice and assistance to many different Dutch and foreign institutions and parties operating on the financial markets, on a broad array of financial regulatory matters. Issues concerning compliance, finance and financial licences – involving European and Dutch regulators such as the ECB, ESMA, DNB and AFM – form an important part of his work.
Qualifications & Experience
- LL.M. Financial Law (Radboud University Nijmegen)
- M.Sc. International Business Administration (Radboud University Nijmegen)
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