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 2021″


  • advising Ambienta on the acquisition of The Rent Company, a supplier of IT hardware for the educational sector
  • advising Gilde Healthcare on the acquisition of Scharenborg group, a specialist in feet healthcare and a producer of feet healthcare products
  • advising Waterland Private Equity on the acquisition of ELK Groep, a construction company, and subsequent add-on acquisitions of Bouwbedrijf Renshof and Hendriks SGR
  • advising Belgian PE fund Strada and its portfolio company ISH on the acquisition of online recruitment service provider Homerun
  • advising Holland Capital on the acquisition of Lopital, one of the market leaders in the Netherlands in the field of innovative hygiene and mobility tools
  • advising the shareholder of Endema Keijzers, an insurance agent, on the sale to Nedvest
  • advising Holland Capital on the acquisition of Supply Chain Group, active in the digitalization of the food & agri value chain
  • advising Gilde Healthcare and its portfolio company Performation Group on the add-on acquisitions of Medweb, Interactive Studios and ZorgKeuzeLab
  • advising Gilde Healthcare on the sale of Zetacom, a communications specialist in the healthcare and public markets
  • advising Fortino Capital on its acquisitions of or investments in, BuyBay, Declaree (by its portfolio company MobileXpense), ReaQta, Bloomon, Cenosco, SpeakUp and Maxxton Holding and the subsequent add-on acquisitions of Stardekk and Koole Controls
  • advising Holland Capital on the acquisition of House of Clouds, a provider of cyber security services, and the simultaneous add-on acquisition of Synobsys
  • advising LudgatEmobility on its series A, B, C and D investment in Bedeo, a producer of electric vans active in Turkey and the UK
  • advising AmSpec, then a portfolio company of Olympus Partners, on the acquisition of Polaris Marine Inspections, a surveying and inspection services provider for the shipping industry
  • advising Waterland Private Equity on the acquisition of Van Wanrooij Warenhuys, a (re)seller and installer of kitchens, sanitary and tiles and the add-on acquisition of
  • advising Pindustry on the acquisition of a majority stake in Valveco, a leading international company in the supply of marine valves, pipe couplings, etc. for the maritime and offshore markets
  • 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 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 Borski Fund and co-investors on their investments in Parfumado, Closure, Prolira, Inne, The Next Closet, Thirona, Atlantic Therapeutics, Zielwear and RTI Blockchain

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.