Pien van Veersen


Pien advises on all corporate matters and specialises in public and private mergers & acquisitions, private equity, joint ventures, restructurings, corporate governance, and regulatory and general corporate advice. She also has experience in corporate litigation, inter alia regarding M&A dis-putes, squeeze-out proceedings and disputes between shareholders. In addition, Pien lectures at Nyenrode Business University, she gives (online) courses to experienced lawyers and civil law no-taries for their permanent education, as required by the Dutch Bar Association and the Royal No-tarial Association, and she regularly publishes in legal journals on matters that are relevant for the public and private M&A market.

Pien’s clients include national and international listed and privately held companies, private equity houses, family offices, (VC) investment funds and institutional investors.

Pien has been awarded “Best ACG Holland M&A Advisor 21″


  • advising Gilde Healthcare and its portfolio company Zetacom on the acquisition of communication specialist Ooperon
  • advising Waterland Private Equity on the acquisition of Van Wanrooij Warenhuys, a (re)seller and installer of kitchens, sanitary and tiles
  • advising the shareholder of KeesdeBoekhouder in the sale of a majority stake to Vortex Capital Partners
  • advising Fortino Capital on its acquisitions of or investments in, BuyBay, Maxxton Holding and the subsequent add-on acquisitions of Stardekk and Koole Controls, Declaree (by its portfolio company MobileXpense), ReaQta, Bloomon and Cenosco
  • advising Infinity Recycling on its investment in Pryme, which is listed on Euronext Growth Market Oslo, via a private placement
  • advising Nito Holding and its shareholders on the sale of its majority stake in Liroy, a distributor of Chinese food and non-food products, to UK peer SOP International
  • advising Borski Fund and co-investors on their investments in Parfumado, Closure, Prolira, Inne, The Next Closet, Thirona, Atlantic Therapeutics and Zielwear
  • advising Campspace on its series A equity raise led by VNV Global
  • advising Capital A and the founders of Lyanthe, a software development company, on the sale of a majority stake to Visma
  • advising LudgatEmobility on its series A, B and C investments in Bedeo, a producer of electric vans active in Turkey and the UK
  • advising Performation, a portfolio company of Gilde Healthcare, on the acquisition of Medweb, the developer of MedSpace, a SaaS based scheduling platform for professionals in the healthcare sector
  • advising Limegreen Holding, a joint venture of TenCate Grass, Condor and 365 Capital, on its acquisition of Vario Fields, a supplier of recreative outdoor areas with artificial grass floors
  • advising Ten Cate Nederland and its majority shareholder Gilde Buy Out Partners on the sale of Ten Cate Outdoor Fabrics, a producer of technical textiles for the caravan awning, tent and sun awning market, to Heytex, a German industry peer
  • advising Poké House on its investment in Poké Perfect, a Dutch chain of poke bowl restaurants
  • advising Dura Vermeer, SJR Group and Trikaya Ventures on their joint venture in Alpha Storage Group, a provider of software based solutions for inspecting, maintenance, design and construction of storage facilities, mainly in the oil & gas industry
  • advising Waterland Private Equity on the acquisition of EuroParcs, a developer and manager of upmarket holiday resorts and the subsequent add-on acquisitions by EuroParcs of Uniek Parken, Droomparken and multiple other holiday resorts in the Netherlands and Belgium
  • advising Rivean Capital and its portcolio company TenCate Grass Holding on the acquisitions of GCC and CSC Sport
  • advising Korian, European leader in care and support services for the elderly, listed at Euronext Paris, on its acquisitions of Rosorum care group, various elderly care homes from Ontzorgd Wonen, Het Gouden Hart and Stepping Stones
  • advising Falcker Holding on the investment by Vopak Ventures in Falcker Holding, a software producer for digital asset condition assessments of tank terminals, jetties, etc, alongside its current investor Dura Vermeer
  • advising Rivean Capital (previously Gilde Buy Out Partners) on its joint venture with Pon Automotive regarding Gundlach Automotive Corporation (GAC), a producer of tyres, which operates from Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, Hungary, Slovakia and Sweden and on its acquisitions of De Kinkelder group, Elcee Group and the sales of Novagraaf Group B.V. and AXA Stenman
  • advising Capital A on its investments in Tromp Medical House, PCI Holding and eVision (including exit)

Career to date

2015 to date: Partner, Orange Clover 2002 – 2015: Associate Loyens & Loeff (Amsterdam and London) 2006: Secondment at ABN AMRO Bank N.V. in the M&A team of the legal department


University of Groningen, Law degree in Private Law


Dutch (native) English (fluent)


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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.