Matthijs is an Associate in our Financial Regulatory team in Amsterdam
His experience lies in investment funds and other collective investment vehicles (AIFMD/UCITS/EUVECA) and includes advising fund managers, obtaining regulatory approvals from the AFM, fund structures, drafting fund documents, and reviewing fund documents for investors. Matthijs also has significant experience in respect of markets in financial instruments (MiFID/MiFIR).
Matthijs was seconded in Q3 and Q4 of 2022 to our OCUK investment funds team to work on UK fund structurings. Prior to that he was seconded to a fund manager of several Euronext listed retail funds in 2019/2020.
Matthijs graduated in Corporate Law at the University of Leiden. Before he joined Osborne Clarke in April 2018, he worked for the Dutch Financial Services Complaints Tribunal (KiFID).