Mr Tom Geudens > Lydian > Brussels, Belgium > Lawyer Profile

Lydian
TOUR & TAXIS
HAVENLAAN, AVENUE DU PORT 86C, B113
1000 BRUSSELS
Belgium
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Work Department

Partner in the Corporate & Finance practice and heads the Banking and Finance team

Position

Tom has a particular focus on:

  • Asset based lending
  • Asset finance
  • Acquisition finance
  • Export finance
  • Project finance
  • Financial services

Tom advises international banks, corporations and public sector bodies.

His broad expertise covers: (i) international banking (including leveraged finance transactions); (ii) project finance (national and international gas, oil and green energy projects, and PPP/PFI projects in all sectors including waste, roads, health, prisons, rail, airports and renewables); (iii) capital markets (including securitisations and repacks, debt capital markets and derivatives, high yield and equity capital markets); and (iv) financial regulatory (including clearing, settlement and custody, banking regulatory and investment funds, PSD2, MiFID2, AIFMD, CRR, CRD and EMIR).

Languages

Dutch, English, French & German

Education

Tom graduated in 2000 with a law degree from the Catholic University of Leuven (KUL). He obtained a master after master degree in corporate and finance law in 2002 from the KUB (Brussels)/KUL. Tom was admitted to the Brussels bar in 2000.

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Banking, finance and capital markets

Lydian‘s ‘very commercial and efficient‘ team is strong in trade and export finance, asset-based lending, asset finance and project finance. The client roster includes international and domestic financial institutions, investment funds and companies drawn from a broad range of sectors. Debt and equity capital markets matters are another cornerstone area of expertise for the practice. The ‘very experienced and responsiveTom Geudens heads up the department. Counsel Caroline Hoste, senior associate Dries Leirs and associate Achille Lemey are also recommended.