Sebastiaan is an associate and member of the investment management practice of Loyens & Loeff. He assists assets managers, fund promoters and institutional investors with the structuring and setting up of Luxembourg regulated and unregulated (alternative) investment fund structures.

He has a strong background in financial regulatory law and advises fund/asset managers, distributors and other financial institutions on various fund-related regulatory matters, including but not limited to licensing aspects, M&A transactions involving licensed institutions, anti-money laundering, sustainable finance and DLT aspects.

Sebastiaan is a Senior Research Fellow and lecturer on investment fund regulation at the Erasmus University Rotterdam in the Netherlands.

He regularly speaks at conferences and frequently publishes on investment fund law topics.

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Memberships

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Luxembourg Bar (List II), 2021
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International Center for Financial Law &amp
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Cross Border Benefits Alliance Europe (CBBA-Europe), 2020
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Luxembourg Bankers Association (ABBL), 2020
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thinkBLOCKtank, an EU blockchain association, 2019
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Qualifications

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Ph.d, Utrecht University (the Netherlands), 2018
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Master in Tax Law (LL.M.), VU University Amsterdam (the Netherlands), 2011
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Master in Dutch Law (LL.M.), Tilburg University (the Netherlands), 2010
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Master in International Business Law (LL.M.), Tilburg University (the Netherlands), 2009
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Bachelor in Dutch Law (LL.B), Tilburg University (the Netherlands), 2008
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Bachelor in International &amp