Wim Van Berendoncks

Senior Associate

Wim Van Beren­don­cks, senior asso­ciate, assists a wide range of local and inter­na­tion­al clients, rang­ing from high-growth (tech­nol­o­gy) com­pa­nies seek­ing to accel­er­ate their busi­ness­es, to pri­vate equity/​venture cap­i­tal funds with a strong focus on the infor­ma­tion and tech­nol­o­gy sector.

Wim has a thor­ough expe­ri­ence in the set-up and struc­tur­ing of ven­ture cap­i­tal and pri­vate equi­ty funds, inter­nal fund struc­tures and oper­a­tions, fund man­age­ment and fund com­pli­ance, and the struc­tur­ing, nego­ti­at­ing and clos­ing of invest­ments and divest­ments of port­fo­lio com­pa­nies. Wim fur­ther­more coun­sels clients through­out the entire M&A trans­ac­tion process.

In addi­tion to advis­ing on com­plex cor­po­rate issues and trans­ac­tions, Wim also focus­es on intel­lec­tu­al prop­er­ty, licens­ing and the draft­ing and nego­ti­a­tion of tech­nol­o­gy contracts.

Expertise

Pri­or to being senior asso­ciate at Cresco, Wim was an asso­ciate in the cor­po­rate and trans­ac­tions depart­ment of Ambos NBGO (20112014) and man­age­ment trainee at Bel­ga­com (cur­rent­ly Prox­imus) (20092011).

After obtain­ing his law degree (UA, 2009), Wim obtained a post-aca­d­e­m­ic degree in cor­po­rate law (Busi­ness School Bruges, 2013)