Elise specialises in asset management. She focuses in particular on the creation and structuring of investment institutions, including private equity funds, hedge funds, real estate funds, retail funds (UCITS and non-UCITS) and funds of funds. In addition, she advises asset managers, pension funds and other institutional investors on, among other things, discretionary and fiduciary asset management, asset pooling transactions and financial supervision laws and regulations.
Qualifications & Experience
- LL.M. Private Law (University of Amsterdam)
- LL.B. Law (Utrecht University)
Houthoff advised a.s.r., a large Dutch insurance company, on the acquisition of VvAA Levensverzekeringen, the life insurance business of VvAA Groep. The life insurance portfolio comprises approximately 18,000 policies. The annual premium income is EUR 28m, and the technical provisions amount to EUR 430m. In addition to a multi-year life insurance partnership, VvAA and a.s.r. also intend to further expand the services to VvAA members.