Advocaat | Associate
Gijs specialises in general insurance law and financial market regulation. He advises clients on the regulations applicable to financial products, investing in the regulated market, and other financial regulatory matters, with a special focus on cases involving the Dutch financial regulators (the AFM and DNB). He also specialises on matters concerning insurer liability. Gijs is also experienced in advising on and coordinating national and international M&A transactions (including private acquisitions, management buy-outs, joint ventures and other strategic partnerships).
Qualifications & Experience
- LL.M. Commercial Law (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
- LL.B. Law (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
Houthoff advised the shareholders (Waterland Private Equity and management) on the sale of the Infradata group to IK Investment Partners
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