EQT AB acquires Life Sciences Partners
Loyens & Loeff advised EQT Partners AB on the acquisition of Life Sciences Partners, a leading European life sciences venture capital firm.
EQT AB acquires Life Sciences Partners - a leading European life sciences venture capital firm with approximately EUR 2.2 billion of assets under management and a team of 34 professionals. Life Sciences Partners will strengthen EQT’s position as one of the leading and most active private markets investors in the healthcare sector.
Loyens & Loeff advised EQT on this acquisition, with a team led by Antoinette van der Hauw and supported by Gearte Sijens, Anna van der Donk, Konstantina Antoniou, Freek Hilberdink, Erwin Bosma, Louis Lutz, Sandrine Lekkerkerker, Anne Remmers, Wendy Pronk, Sebastiaan Hooghiemstra, Sebastiaan Verkerk, Klaas Wiersma and Florentine Deur.
Antoinette van der HauwPartner Attorney at law
Antoinette van der Hauw, attorney at law, is a member of the Corporate/M&A practice group. She specialises in (national and international) corporate law transactions and joint ventures. Antoinette focuses on private equity transactions and management participation. Antoinette also has extensive experience in the field of warranty & indemnity insurance.T: +31 20 578 52 29 M: +31 6 23 52 59 92 E: [email protected]
Freek HilberdinkPartner Civil Law Notary
Freek Hilberdink, partner, is a member of the Corporate practice group in our Amsterdam office. He specialises in providing corporate advice on all aspects of national and international mergers, acquisitions, restructurings and joint ventures, with a strong focus on private equity transactions and management buyouts. He is a member of the Private Equity team.T: +31 20 578 52 09 M: +31 6 23 27 57 92 E: [email protected]
Sandrine LekkerkerkerAssociate Tax lawyer
Sandrine Lekkerkerker, tax lawyer, is a member of the International Tax Services practice group in our Amsterdam office. She focuses on Dutch corporate tax and Tax M&A and is a member of the Tax M&A team.T: +31 20 578 58 75 M: +31 683 20 33 47 E: [email protected]
Klaas WiersmaPartner Attorney at law
Klaas Wiersma, attorney at law, is the chairman of the Employment & Benefits practice group in the Netherlands. He has over 20 years’ all-round experience in employment law, with a particular focus on the employment aspects of, mostly international, M&A-deals, co-determination procedures, restructurings and collective dismissals, and cross-border employment.T: +31 20 578 59 60 E: [email protected]