Alexander Fortuin | Amsterdam | Hogan Lovells

Alexander Fortuin

Partner Corporate & Finance

Languages

English, Dutch, German

Fortuin Alexander

Alexander Fortuin
Fortuin Alexander
  • Overview
  • Experience
  • Credentials
  • Insights and events
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Alexander Fortuin is approachable, knowledgeable and has a good eye when there is a situation involving stakeholders with diverging interests

Legal 500, Tax, The Netherlands, 2024

Alexander heads the Amsterdam Tax team. For many years now, he has been assisting clients on how to best structure their investments and activities from a Dutch, EU and international tax perspective. Alexander has become a trusted advisor of a wide variety of clients. Clients favour his open and straightforward approach, always looking for the best solution.

The team provides all-round international tax advice, with a focus on M&A, finance, restructuring, equity and debt capital markets, securitization, (re)insurance, real estate, insolvency, exchange of information, litigation and incentive plans.  

The strength for clients lies in the combined legal and tax offering across the globe, translating complex technical issues into pragmatic advice.

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Alexander Fortuin is approachable, knowledgeable and has a good eye when there is a situation involving stakeholders with diverging interests

Legal 500, Tax, The Netherlands, 2024

Representative experience

Advising De Goudse on the sale of their majority stake in VLC & Partners to Howden Insurance

Advising Bencis Capital Partners on the sale of Ceban Pharmaceuticals, the Dutch market leader in compounding, to Frankfurt stock exchange listed Medios in Germany

Advising Fluor Corporation on the sale of the European business of the Stork group and its turbo blading manufacturing operations in the United States to industrial services provider Bilfinger SE

Advising ib vogt on the divestment of its 50% shareholding in Novar to DIF Capital Partners

Advising ING on its innovative Green Lion 2023-1 Green RMBS (€850 million) funding transaction

Advising Fidelity on its first European direct lending fund transaction, providing a senior financing package to Clinias Dental Group owned by Bencis and management

Advising Tikehau Capital, a global alternative asset manager, on its acquisition of a majority stake in CReators of the Outside WorlD (CROWD)

Advising Lennox International Inc. on the sale of its European commercial HVAC and refrigeration businesses to funds managed by Syntagma Capital

Advising Tyson Foods on its strategic partnership with Protix

Advising Euronext Amsterdam listed Azerion on the sale of its Youda Games portfolio to NASDAQ listed Playtika 

Advising Hivest Capital on the acquisition of the cargo and catering activities of Safran

Advising Committed Advisors as lead investor on Bencis IV’s closing of its €123 million continuation fund

Advising Enpal on securitization of Solar Loan Receivables of up to €356 million for first German residential solar ABS

Advising Stahl on its acquisition of ICP Industrial Solutions Group

Advising private equity firm Ufenau Capital Partners on a number of M&A transactions in the healthcare sector in the Netherlands

Advising Staycity in relation to entry into the Dutch market

Advising Grover on a €270 million asset-backed capital funding

Advising Royal Terberg Group and AutoBinck Group on the sale of Terberg Business Lease Group

Advising CureVac on the acquisition of Frame Therapeutics

Advising Maguar Capital on the majority investment in Effectory

Advising OLB and a.s.r. in €500 million joint acquisition of NIBC Bank’s private loan portfolio

Advising Citigroup on securitisation

Advising banks on increase of AUTO1 ABS financing facility to EUR 1 billion

Assisting EFIC1, one of the largest SPACs listed on Euronext Amsterdam, on its business combination with Azerion

Represented syncreon, a global logistics provider, in its US$1.2 billion acquisition by DP World

Advising on EUR225 million ETECK financing deal

Advising banks on ABS financing of online used car dealer AUTO1

Advising Shop Apotheke Europe N.V. on placement of EUR 225 million convertible bonds

Credentials

Memberships
  • Dutch Association of Tax Advisers (Nederlandse Orde van Belastingadviseurs)