Eight Advisory continues its international development with the opening of its Netherlands office

Paris, 29th March 2021

Eight Advisory, a leading consulting firm in the Transactions, Restructuring, Transformation and Financial Engineering, continues its international development.

As part of its international expansion, Eight Advisory is pleased to announce the start of operations in the Netherlands. Eight Advisory continues to build a pan-European network, with strong operations in France, Germany, United Kingdom, Belgium and Switzerland, to provide seamless support and added value to both corporate and private equity clients on complex cross-border operations.

Eight Advisory the Netherlands will be opened by Vincent van Liere, who will be based in Amsterdam, the 10th Eight Advisory office. With the progressive recruitment of a local team, our Benelux practice will be reinforced, with a direct access to the Dutch market.

Vincent van Liere is 45 years old and holds a Master Financial Economics at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. He worked with ING Bank N.V. in various (management) roles. Vincent brings over 20 years of experience in financial as well as credit restructuring as an advisor to PE firms, large corporates, family businesses, High Net Worth individuals and lenders in stressed and distressed situations.

Eight Advisory Netherlands, jointly with Eight Advisory network and notably the Belgian office, will advise in Transactions, Restructuring, Transformation and Financial Engineering matters. Vincent will complement the 460 Eight Advisory professionals based in Paris, Lyon, Nantes, London, Brussels, Frankfurt, Munich, Zurich, and Mumbai.

"We are very proud to welcome Vincent van Liere, a very experienced and highly regarded Restructuring professional with a significant PE and family funds network.”, said Eric Demuyt Eight Advisory’s Managing Director. “The opening of the office in Amsterdam will allow us to strengthen our positions to support the operations of companies throughout Europe and across the globe. We intend to continue strengthening our Restructuring practice to have a leading role in the European market."

“We are thrilled that Vincent is joining us as Restructuring partner for the Netherlands, his proven experience in dealing with complex restructuring cases will benefit and strengthen our pan European team. This important step will further reinforce our position as a cross border trusted advisor at both Benelux and European level” said Philippe Fimmers, the country leader of Belgium.