Wouter is an associate in the Amsterdam Corporate M&A team who specializes in M&A transactions, private equity and venture capital investments and real estate acquisitions.
He has a particular focus on the Tech, Media and Communications sector and has advised a wide range of national and international clients. Additionally, Wouter also has experience in real estate transactions and assists his clients on a range of commercial and corporate law matters.
Wouter qualified as a Dutch lawyer in 2014. Prior to joining Osborne Clarke in 2021, he started his career at a large international law firm in Amsterdam.
Wouter Kok has shown that he is fully capable of leading a deal team and solving issues with practical solutions. He is confident in his abilities and knows when to collaborate with subject matter experts.
Osborne Clarke has advised the three former co-founders of Gorillas, Ronny Shibley, Jörg Kattner and Felix Chrobog, on the sale of their shares in Gorillas to Getir, read more
Advised Bitfury on its investment in Axelera AI, read more.
Osborne Clarke advises Marel on their acquisition of Netherlands-based Sleegers Techniek.
Osborne Clarke has advised Vaultier7 LLP (existing investor) in relation to a minority equity investment by Eurazeo (new investor) in Gisou, a high-growth premium haircare brand offering an authentic bee-based approach to beauty.
Osborne Clarke advises LiquidStack on its USD 10 million Series A financing round.
Atradius Insurance Holding N.V.
Osborne Clarke has advised Atradius Insurance Holding N.V. on its sale of Graydon Holding N.V. to Creditsafe Nederland BV
Mayht Holding B.V.
Osborne Clarke assisted Mayht and its shareholders on the acquisition by Sonos and received the Best Deal Mid-Market award during the M&A Awards 2022.
Osborne Clarke has advised the shareholders of Genome Diagnostics B.V. (GenDx) in the competitive auction process relating to the sale of GenDx to Eurobio Scientific for an amount of €135 million.