Tom Vantroyen

Tom Vantroyen

Corporate and M&A

Dutch, French and English

Admitted to the Brussels Bar: 1998

Tom has over 20 years’ experience advising clients on a broad spectrum of corporate matters, with a focus on transactional work.

Tom’s corporate practice combines a mixture of Belgian and cross-border M&A work. He regularly advises private equity firms, management and corporates on mergers and acquisitions, disposals and restructurings.

Tom has worked on transactions in many industry sectors throughout his career, including the life sciences/healthcare, media, technology and hospitality sectors.

He also represents the firm as an associate member of the Belgian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association and the European Venture Capital Association.


"Tom Vantroyen approaches issues with serenity and proposes imaginative solutions." - Legal 500, 2020

Tom Vantroyen ‘knows what really matters, steers the client through issues and goes the extra mile.’ – Legal 500, 2018

"The team is praised for its 'high service level'." – Legal 500, 2017



  • Special Degree in Economic law (Université Libre de Bruxelles)
  • Lic. Juris (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)

Selection of publications

"Joint Ventures in Belgium", Belgian chapter in a comparative handbook on JVs in The European Lawyer Reference Series, 2012. (with W. Timmermans and E. Goldschmidt).

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