Cees-Frans Greeven

Managing Partner | Lawyer

Cees-Frans Greeven, managing partner and lawyer at BUREN, focuses on advising clients on the Dutch and Luxembourg aspects of corporate and PEVC transactions, including spin-offs, international restructurings and corporate joint ventures. Cees-Frans also works with institutional and private clients on issues related to investment management.

After obtaining a degree in tax and business law from Tilburg University (1994) Cees-Frans took a post-graduate course on European Fiscal Studies at Rotterdam Erasmus University in 1999.

Admitted to the Amsterdam Bar, a member of the Dutch Bar of Tax Advisors, IFA and serving on the Tax Committee of the IBA. Admitted to practice in Luxembourg (Liste IV).

What others say
Cees-Frans Greeven is ranked by Chambers and The Legal 500 for his legal expertise.

''Cees-Frans Greeven assists clients with the tax aspects of corporate and financial transactions. An interviewee reports that he is an "excellent adviser and attorney." (Chambers Europe Guide 2022)

‘Cees-Frans Greeven is praised for being “incredibly responsive and proactive,” and for his “practical approach.” He advises clients in a number of sectors on the tax implications of investment rounds, acquisitions and transfer pricing.’ (Chambers Europe | Edition 2021)

''Cees-Frans Greeven is my key contact. Bright and experienced lawyer. Great network of professionals.'' (Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa | Edition 2021)

‘’Cees-Frans Greeven regularly assists funds with the tax implications of large M&A projects, as well as advising on the tax considerations of restructuring matters and fund formation. One client praises his "high commercial awareness, effective communication and high-quality client service.'' (Chambers Europe | Edition 2020)

“The ‘exceptionally knowledgeable’ Cees-Frans Greeven and ‘stellar’ practitioner Peter van Dijk lead the tax practice at BUREN. The duo advise a wide range of global clients on M&A transactions, transfer pricing and international tax matters. Of counsel René Bours is also noted.” (Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa, Edition 2019)

''Cees-Frans Greeven has been my main point of contact for years. I can always reach out for him when my clients need clever and sharp structuring advice. Excellent network worldwide – I have very much appreciated his referrals to lawyers in NY or Uruguay.'' (Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa | Edition 2019)


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