Christopher Parker


Christopher advises on all corporate matters and specialises in private M&A and joint ventures.

Christopher frequently advises national and international listed and privately held companies, private equity houses and financial institutions.


Transactions of significance where substantial involvement can be disclosed include:

  • Advising Waterland Private Equity on the acquisition of EuroParcs, a developer and manager of upmarket holiday resorts and the subsequent add-ons by EuroParcs of Droomparken and multiple other holiday resorts in the Netherlands and Belgium
  • Advising Intracto (iO), a portfolio company of Waterland, on its acquisitions of Orangedotcom, Codezilla, We Are You, Booming, Entopic and LVB
  • Advising Gilde Buy-Out Partners on its acquisitions – with management – of De Kinkelder Groep
  • Advising Capital A (previously named ABN AMRO Participaties) on its investments in Tromp Medical House
  • Advising Avedon on its acquisition of MK2 Groep, a supplier of audiovisual information and communication technology
  • Advising NIBC on its investment in Well Gear
  • Advising Nimbus on its divestment of Stöpler Medical Holding, a supplier of specialized medical devices, equipment and consumables, to OneMed.
  • Advising Fortino Capital on the increase of its interest in BuyBay
  • Advising Legia Capital on its investment in Busker Groep
  • Advising Hexagon AB on its agreement to acquire Infor’s enterprise asset management activities from Koch
  • Advising Vitruvian Partners LLP on its acquisition of Fotona Holdings (Netherlands) B.V. from AGIC Capital
  • Advising Aterian Investment Partners on the combination of U.S. Zinc and EverZinc, two of the largest global producers of zinc chemical products, to form the pre-eminent global zinc chemistry business
  • Advising SJR Group on its merger with Verwater, both leading specialists in tank building and maintenance

Career to date

2021 to date: Partner, Orange Clover
2018 – 2021: Managing Associate, Orange Clover
2011 – 2018: Associate, then Senior Associate, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek


2004 – 2010: University of Leiden, Corporate Law


Dutch (native)
English (native)
German (basic)
French (basic)


Our people

The most prominent practice areas of Orange Clover are Corporate / M&A, Private Equity, Finance, Regulatory and Investment Funds / Asset Management. Please contact any of the partners at Orange Clover to see how we can be of help and best serve your business needs.