An INGEN HOUSZ lawyer may negotiate a dozen venture capital transactions every quarter. Our pace of deal making enables us to maintain up-to-the-minute awareness of market trends, terms and structures.
Matthijs is founder of INGEN HOUSZ. Prior to founding INGEN HOUSZ, he was a Partner at various Dutch law firms and Counsel at Clifford Chance. In 2020 and 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 and 2020 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.
Jaap van den Broek
Jaap van den Broek is an associate at INGEN HOUSZ. Jaap mainly advises on venture capital investments and M&A transactions. Jaap previously worked as an associate in the Amsterdam office of Jones Day. Jaap spent 6 months at Total’s office in Paris where he was involved in setting up Total’s first solar fields in China. Jaap holds an LL.M from the University of Glasgow and combined his Law (LL.B.) and History (B.A.) studies at the Vrije Universiteit and the University of Amsterdam.
Joukje is associate of INGEN HOUSZ. She focuses on venture capital investments and M&A transactions. Previously Joukje worked as a lawyer at the M&A and private equity transactions section of Loyens & Loeff Amsterdam. Joukje combines her work at INGEN HOUSZ with work as Investor Relationship Manager at Astia. Astia provides capital, connections, and guidance to innovative, women-led startups around the globe. Joukje lives and works in the San Francisco Bay area. Joukje studied law at the University of Utrecht (cum laude).
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.