Mr Erwin Destuyver > Eubelius > Brussels, Belgium > Lawyer Profile


Work Department



Corporate and M&A, Capital Markets, Private Equity


Dutch, English and French.


University of Antwerp (law degree, 1990); University of Leuven, postgraduate degree in corporate economics, 1991.

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Private equity

Eubelius is a trusted adviser to a wide range of clients on their most challenging and significant transactions, including private equity and venture capital houses, portfolio companies and management teams. Managing partner Matthias WautersErwin Destuyver and Filip Jenné jointly lead the group, which works with foreign law firms worldwide on inbound and outbound private equity transactions, as well as acting for clients on a standalone basis. The team is experienced in spin-offs, buyouts, buy-ins and exits, among other matters. Destuyver is particularly active in transactions with a nexus to the pharmaceutical sector. In addition, fund formation and management work is a driver of activity for the firm. Counsel Felix Dobbelaere is another key individual in the team.

Belgium > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Eubelius‘ corporate and M&A team has expertise in a multitude of areas, including public M&A, distressed M&A, LBOs and MBOs, as well as joint ventures. Elsewhere, a separate specialist commercial and consumer protection department advises on various complex commercial contracts issues for clients operating in industries such as digital and technology, banking, insurance, food and health. Recent highlights included Filip Jenné and others acting for Care Property Invest on its circa €87m indirect acquisition of three residential care centres, as well as a €59.7m capital increase. Other notable individuals include Marieke Wyckaert, managing partner Matthias Wauters and Erwin DestuyverPhilippe Mulliez and Frank Hellemans are based in Kortrijk and Antwerp respectively.