Matthijs is a founder of INGEN HOUSZ. Prior to founding INGEN HOUSZ, he was a Partner at various Dutch law firms and Counsel at Clifford Chance. Chambers & Partners, European edition 2016 says: 'Matthijs Ingen-Housz of INGEN HOUSZ is especially active advising on investments, as well as sale and exit transactions, buyouts and fund formations. Clients appreciate his "in-depth knowledge of the field of business in which he operates. His approach is solid and thorough without losing sight of commercial aspects."' In December 2017, Matthijs won the award for 'Best M&A Lawyer Midmarket' by the M&A Community (Alex van Groningen). In March 2018, he was awarded the 'Gouden Zandloper' for 'best presterende M&A advocaat' ('best performing M&A lawyer') by Advocatie (Sdu). He topped the 2017 Mergermarket individual rankings Benelux for number of deals.
Quirijn van Veen
Quirijn is associate of INGEN HOUSZ. He mainly focuses on venture capital investments and M&A transactions. Previously Quirijn worked as a lawyer at the corporate section of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. He also briefly worked at the M&A team of Solvay and at start-up Plugify. He is the founder of a successful negotiations program in Amsterdam, teaching the principles of negotiations to young professionals.
Quirijn studied private law at the University of Amsterdam. He also studied in New York on a tennis scholarship.
Jesje acts as legal consultant for clients of INGEN HOUSZ. She focuses on corporate venturing and venture capital investments, fund formation and M&A transactions. Jesje previously worked as a lawyer at Clifford Chance. She is an analytical team player. Clients praise her for her communication and drafting skills, project management and understanding of financials. Jesje combines her work at INGEN HOUSZ with being an entrepreneur in the creative sector. Jesje studied private law at the University of Groningen and the University of Amsterdam.
Patrick is co-founder of INGEN HOUSZ. Given his former involvement as senior associate of INGEN HOUSZ, Patrick is regularly engaged by INGEN HOUSZ as outside legal consultant to act for clients of INGEN HOUSZ. Patrick focuses on private equity and venture capital investments, fund formation and M&A transactions. Patrick is a lawyer/partner at VESPER Attorneys LLP and worked at among others the M&A practice and employment & benefits practice of Allen & Overy. Patrick studied at the University of Groningen and holds a post graduate degree in Mergers & Acquisitions from the prestigious Grotius Academy for post graduate specialization studies.