Mr Daan Horsthuis > Van Doorne > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Van Doorne

Work Department

Finance & Restructuring


Daan heads Van Doorne’s Funds & Investment Management practice group. He specialises in the establishment of investment funds, including private equity / venture capital funds, hedge funds, real estate funds, retail funds (UCITS and non-UCITS) and fund of funds. Daan also advises asset managers, pension funds, insurance companies and other institutional investors on matters such as discretionary and fiduciary asset management and asset pooling, and provides regulatory advice in relation to collective and other forms of asset management.


English, Dutch

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Banking and finance: Financial services regulatory

Van Doorne possesses broad capabilities within the banking and finance sector, catering to various clients that include banks, insurance companies, pension funds, and investment management companies, among other financial institutions. Jelmer Baukema has extensive experience in advising on the regulatory framework in the alternative financing space, covering crowdfunding, debt-based securities, bond issuances, and peer-to-peer loans. Other key members of the team include Daan Horsthuis and Neyah van der Aa. Horsthuis is noted for his skill in investment management matters, while van der Aa is recommended for his regulatory investigations and enforcement expertise.

Netherlands > Investment funds

(Next Generation Partners)

Daan Horsthuis – Van Doorne

The investment funds team at Van Doorne  is well-equipped to assist its client list on the array of management-related work. Its workload includes advising on evergreen fund vehicles, renewable energy funds, and on the range of fund formation matters. In addition to its transactional assistance, the team also supports its clients through related regulatory issues at both domestic and pan-European level. Daan Horsthuis has notable expertise in investment funds, and co-heads the team alongside experienced counsel Harm-Paul Plas, who is focused on work involving the structuring and restructuring of funds in particular. Senior associate Elise Stormmesand is a name to note.