Tax Lawyer | Advocaat | Counsel
Chantal focuses on a range of matters, including in relation to corporation tax, dividend tax and income tax. She assists and advises clients on tax-related litigation proceedings before the tax courts, civil courts, as well as the Dutch Supreme Court, international restructurings, mergers and acquisitions, financing, and tax accounting. Chantal is also a member of the Dutch Association of Tax Advisers and the Netherlands Bar Association.
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
- LL.M. Tax Law (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
- M.Sc. Economics (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
- LL.B. Dutch Law and Tax Law (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
Assisted GEA in the sale of Royal De Boer Stalinrichtingen B.V. and Japy SAS to Mutares SE & Co. KGaA.
Advised Timex Group and its shareholders on the acquisition of a majority interest by The Baupost Group. The existing shareholders of Timex Group retain a substantial interest in the business. Timex Group manufactures and distributes watches under brands as Guess, Versace, Salvatore Ferragamo, Furla and Ted Baker.
Represented Agilitas Private Equity Services Limited in the acquisition of TenCate Advanced Armour Holding B.V., the global leading manufacturer of lightweight survivability solutions.
Advised BC Partners on the acquisition of Keesing Media Group from Ergon Capital and Mediahuis.
Advisering Keizerskroon Beheer B.V. bij de verkoop van een meerderheidsbelang in Easy Sanitary Solutions B.V. (ESS) aan Hansgrohe SE.
Advised Keizerskroon Beheer B.V. with regard to the sale of a majority stake in Easy Sanitary Solutions B.V. (ESS) to Hansgrohe SE.
Houthoff has advised Torqx Capital Partners on its acquisition of the majority of the shares in Sonic International (Hong Kong) Limited. Sonic International (Hong Kong) Limited and its subsidiaries are active in the business of development, marketing, sale and distribution of professional hand tools and storage solutions systems.
Houthoff advised Strik Bedrijven Beheer B.V. on the sale of 75% of the shares in Innovative Taste B.V. to Barentz International B.V.
Houthoff advised the shareholders (Waterland Private Equity and management) on the sale of the Infradata group to IK Investment Partners
Houthoff advised ABN Amro Participaties on the sale of the Kuiken Groep to the Belgian trade company SMT Group. Kuiken Groep is a Dutch distributor of earthmoving machines and cranes.
Advised Equistone Partners Europe Ltd. on the sale of MPS Meat Processing Systems, the leading company for the manufacturing of slaughtering machines, to Marel for EUR 382 million.