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Daan Van Noord

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Corporate and M&A


Daan is an associate at Vestius and specializes in mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, joint ventures and restructuring.


After graduation, Daan worked shortly for ING Bank before joining the corporate and M&A team at Vestius. Between 2013 and 2015, Daan was vice president of the Amsterdam Young Bar Association. Daan is also a regular lecturer for e.g. RB Opleidingen where he lectures in the field of corporate law.


Dutch, English and German (basic).


Netherlands Bar.


Obtained a bachelor’s degree in law at the University of Groningen and a master’s degree in law at the University of Utrecht. Daan completed an Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Rotterdam School of Management (RSM) in 2017.


Commercial, corporate and M&a

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&a

Vestius offers a full range of mid-market corporate and venture capital expertise. The team underwent notable growth since a number of lawyers joined from LEXSIGMA Advocaten in 2017 and it is recognised for its 'personal approach, 24/7 service, and above par knowledge'. Helger Kamerman  combines 'pragmatism with humour' and is 'a fast and sharp thinker in negotiations'. Henk Brat is also noted because 'he formulates a clear strategy and has a pragmatic approach'. Senior associate Daan Van Noord 'looks beyond the legal aspects' and has good client handling skills. The team advised GreenFlux and its founding shareholders regarding the investment  made by sustainable energy company EnecoGroup and independent investment fund SET Ventures, both acquiring a minority stake of the company.

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