Born in Veurne, °1958.
Joined the firm in 1990.
Partner since 1992.
Mergers & acquisitions
Family owned businesses
International and European tax planning
Double tax treaties
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Master in Business Law, 1984).
Fiscale Hogeschool Brussel (Tax graduate, 1983).
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Master in Law, 1981).
Dutch, English, French, German.
Other professional activities
Lawyer at the Brussels and Luxembourg Bar.
Deputy Judge to the Court of Appeal in Antwerp.
Lecturer at the University of Brussels: "Tax Planning III : double tax treaties and triangular cases", Postgraduate Tax Law.
Member of the American Bar Association.
Author of numerous fiscal-related monographs and articles.
Frequent speaker on tax seminars in Belgium and abroad.
Member and former chair of the tax & legal committee of Invest Europe.
Member of the tax and legal committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Belgium (AMCHAM).
Member of the Belgian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (BVA).
Member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA).
Member of the International Association of Tax Judges (IATJ).
Member of the Board of WTS Global.
Member and former chief editor of the editorial staff of the monthly newsletter "Fiscoloog Internationaal".
Member of the editorial staff of "Tijdschrift voor Fiscaal Recht".