Panel of judges M&A Awards 2019

A small group of experienced captains of industry is selected to cast their votes for the Awards categories ‘Best Deal’ and ‘Best Deal Mid-Market’.

Marc van Gelder (Chairman)

Founder & CEO at Dennendonck Investments and former CEO of Mediq


Koos Breen

Former CEO Van Leeuwen Buizen Groep, specializes in family and private equity owned businesses in the mid-market segment.


Volkert Doeksen

Vice Chairman Carlyle Solutions bij The Carlyle Group en Co-Founder AlpInvest


Maurits Duynstee

Former Head of CF Benelux at Deutsche Bank and MD, Head Wholesale Banking NL, Global co-head CF at ING Bank


Stewart McCrone

Head of Strategy, M&A and Partnerships at Philips


Ton van Veen

CFO and a member of the board of directors of supermarket chain and family business Jumbo


Jury Best Young M&A Advisor

Tanja Kramer

Head of Mergers and Acquisitions at KPN


Christiane van der Wateren

M&A Lead for Finance at Philips


Richard Witvliet

Lawyer / counsel at Houthoff and winner 'Best Young M&A Lawyer 2018'


Petra Zijp

Managing Partner and Head of Capital Markets Practice NautaDutilh N.V.


Jury Best Young M&A Lawyer

Mels Huige

Partner at Active Capital Company


Terry Verheij

Partner at Voxius


Eric Wijs

Managing Director and Head of Benelux at Lincoln International


Myrthe van Bijsterveld

Director F&A Corporate Finance / Sector Banking at Rabobank and winner 'Best Young M&A Advisor 2018'


Jury Best Young PE Manager

Kevin Beukeveld

Lawyer Corporate/M&A at Lexence


Pieter Bautz

Managing Director and Head of Structured Acquisition Finance Netherlands at ING


Eric Wijs

Managing Director and Head of Benelux at Lincoln International


Myrthe van Bijsterveld

Director F&A Corporate Finance / Sector Banking at Rabobank and winner 'Best Young M&A Advisor 2018'