Pieter combines almost 25 years of specialised experience with a pragmatic approach at counselling and negotiations, both nationally and internationally.
Pieter is of counsel in our Tax team, based in The Hague.
Pieter’s practice covers a broad range of tax matters, both internationally as nationally, with a particular focus on the Media Group. He regularly advises on hybrid instruments, corporate finance transactions, real estate funds and investment and mergers. He has substantial experience with real estate transactions including transfer tax issues and infrastructure as well as tax planning and structuring of IP.
His practice further consists of a substantial number of South African clients. Moreover, Pieter has a focus on Canada. He is a member of the Canada Steering Group and he visits the country regularly. Pieter is a capable negotiator and has an excellent track record in negotiating tax rulings.
He has written and spoken widely on the areas of taxation, including international tax. Pieter is a member of the Dutch Association of Tax Advisers and several other professional interest groups such as the International Fiscal Association. He is qualified as a lawyer in 1990 and joined us in 2002.