Jan specialises in corporate finance, structured finance and real estate financing, with a particular focus on investment and construction financing. Before joining Houthoff in 2008, Jan worked for an international merchant bank for nine years, where he gained valuable knowledge and understanding of modern financial engineering.
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
- Grotius Academy specialisation courses on Financing and Security and Securities Law
- Economic, Public and Business Law (cum laude) (Utrecht University)
- Private Law/Criminal Law Legal Practice (cum laude) (Utrecht University)
Houthoff recently advised on the acquisition of the shares in the IEF portfolio by a consortium led by CBRE Global Investors (three institutional investors from the Netherlands, plus CBRE Dutch Retail Fund). IEF is a joint venture formed by Bouwfonds Investment Management and IEF Capital. The portfolio consists of 31 Dutch retail properties (mostly flagship stores), including the well-known Dutch retail chains HEMA and de Bijenkorf.