Marco de Lignie
Partner - Tax adviser

Marco de Lignie

Marco J. de Lignie, tax adviser, is a member of the Investment Management practice group and is actively involved in the Private Equity team of Loyens & Loeff.

About Marco de Lignie

He is specialised in domestic and international tax aspects of fund formation and management participation, and acts frequently as tax counsel in private equity buyout and venture capital transactions. Amongst his clients are most of the renowned Dutch private equity houses.

Marco is a frequent speaker at seminars, and is a member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) and the International Bar Associations (IBA). In addition, he is counsel in tax matters to the Dutch Venture Capital Association (NVP), and is Chair of the Tax Committee of Invest Europe.,

What others say about Marco

Chambers Europe: “Marco de Lignie is praised for his technical expertise in private equity matters. He also has a wealth of experience acting on fund formation mandates. One source describes him as a 'very bright lawyer', while another highlights that 'his intellectual and technical capabilities are very strong'. He regularly acts for international clients on the tax aspects of fund formation in the Netherlands. Commentators report that he is 'very well recognised from a tax perspective', and he is particularly renowned as a 'leader in the private equity tax market'." (2019)

Chambers Europe: "The 'outstanding' Marco de Lignie specialises in the tax aspects of fund formation, particularly within the private equity sector. He advised Mentha Capital on the formation of Mentha Capital Fund V. Clients enthuse: 'He is one of the best in the Netherlands because he's always on top of the latest information'.“ (2018)