Bastiaan obtained his law degree at the University of Amsterdam. In 1998, he started as a lawyer. Bastiaan acquired a vast experience with M&A transactions working at De Brauw, Houthoff and Skappen, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York. Bastiaan is associated with AMS Advocaten as of counsel.
In addition to his practice, Bastiaan is actively involved with a number of scale-ups as investor and member of the advisory board.
Bastiaan advises private equity funds and strategic parties on international acquisitions, whereby he focusses on designing, structuring and negotiating the transaction.