Hans graduated in Dutch tax law, specialisation international tax law and Dutch law, specialisation corporate law from the Erasmus University Rotterdam in 1997.
Hans was admitted to the Rotterdam Bar in 1997 and worked for Loeff Claeys Verbeke / Allen & Overy in Rotterdam and Amsterdam (Jakarta July-October 1999).
He worked for NautaDutilh from 1 February 2000 until March 2006. Hans joined Keijzer Drijer Priester & van der Stoel as a partner in April 2006.
Hans focuses his practice on the area of international tax. He is experienced in different aspects of international taxation, including tax planning, M&A, private equity and venture capital, finance transactions, CIT, VAT, public benefit institutions, and transfer pricing, as well as corporate debt restructurings and insolvency. His clients include several oil & gas, listed, and privately owned companies. Hans also advises different types of funds on their Dutch and international tax position.
He is a member of the Kazakhstan and Indonesia Desk within Keijzer Drijer Priester & van der Stoel.
Hans is a member of the Dutch Association for Tax Counsels (NOB), the Dutch Association for Attorneys (NOVA), and the International Fiscal Assocation (IFA).
He acted on a regular basis as visiting lecturer at the University of Nijenrode Breukelen, MBA International Tax Law from 2000 up to and including 2005. He also acted as visiting lecturer at the University of Indonesia, International Tax Law, in December 2005.
Hans is author of several articles on Dutch corporate income tax and international tax treaty laws.
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