Manon van Bijlevelt
Manon is a tax advisor in Houthoff's Tax practice Group. Within the specialisation of Value Added Tax ("VAT") she focuses on private equity, fund structuring, mergers & acquisitions and international VAT aspects.
Qualifications & Experience
- LL.M. Tax Law (Tilburg University)
- LL.B. Dutch Law (Cum Laude) (Tilburg University)
Houthoff assisted Heimstaden AB with the indirect acquisition and financing of 9,544 residential units in the Netherlands at a purchase price of EUR 1.4 billion. Through this acquisition, Heimstaden has become the third largest private residential property owner in the Netherlands. This is the largest real estate transaction ever in the Netherlands in terms of the number of housing units.
Houthoff – together with Sidley Austin LLP – represented Wex Inc., a leading financial technology service provider, in connection with its planned acquisition of EG Group Limited’s GO Fuel Card business. The Go Fuel Card business is headquartered in Breda, Netherlands with approximately 200,000 proprietary cards in circulation across the Netherlands, France, Belgium and Luxembourg. Go Fuel Card operates on an independent proprietary card network with acceptance at over 5,000 retail sites. The planned acquisition is subject to completion of employee information and consultation processes, and other approvals.