Koen works in the corporate team of Baker McKenzie Amsterdam. The team comprises civil lawyers and civil-law notaries, ensuring integrated support in transactions, from drawing up letters of intent, executing due diligence investigations, negotiating acquisition agreements to executing notarial deeds of transfer. He is a member of the Firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group as well as the Private Equity Practice Group.
Representative Legal Matters
Acted for the shareholders and management of Nijhuis Industries in connection with the sale of Nijhuis Industries to Saur (held by EQT).
Advised Wagram Equity Partners on the acquisition of the Creamy Creation Business from FrieslandCampina.
Advised Egeria on the sale of 100% of the issued shares of Hitec Holding B.V. to Japanese manufacturing conglomerate Air Water Inc.
Advised Egeria on the acquisition of a majority stake in MAAS Aviation Group.
Advised SMRT, UTS & Founders on the acquisition of a majority share in 2getthere, a Netherlands-based company that designs and delivers autonomous vehicle applications.
Advising Gazprom Neft in relation to establishment of a joint venture with Shell to develop license blocks in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous region.
Advising Egeria on the acquisition of International Quality Ingredients.
Advising Ergon on the acquisition of Keesing from Telegraaf Media Group, including a reinvestment by the seller.
Advising Macquarie European Infrastructure Fund V on its bid for Q-Park N.V. an operator of parking garages in Europe.
Advising Abraaj Capital on the acquisition of a majority stake in Turkey’s fourth-large st dairy company, the Yörsan Group, including a reinvestment by the sellers.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Royal Dutch Association of Civil-law Notaries (KNB)
- Civil Law Notary~Netherlands (2009)
- Vrije Universiteit (2009)