Koen is a member of the Brussels and Luxembourg bar and has 25 years of experience as a lawyer specialising in capital markets infrastructure and financial services including investment funds. Koen has extensive knowledge of EU and international best practices and regulatory evolutions in developed and emerging markets. Koen has advised on the largest IPO in Belgium to date as well as on strategy and public policy development programs at government level, advocacy at the EU and for top tier financial institutions. His resume includes Partnerships at DLA Piper and at a PWC associate law firm. Koen’s EU regulatory financial services practice is ranked tier one by legal 500.