Gerard specializes in corporate tax and international tax law with an emphasis on real estate transactions, M&A, fund structuring, REITs, management incentives, financial transactions, private equity and asset finance. He has experience with international investment structures and brings hands-on deal experience in M&A and real estate transactions.
Gerard previously worked at Allen & Overy LLP, Houthoff and PwC. He did a two year assignment to the in London office of Houthoff and did in-house secondments at a London based hedge fund manager and a Dutch real estate developer.
Gerard graduated from the University of Amsterdam with degrees in Tax Law and Civil Law. He completed the Dutch bar training in 2012. Gerard is a member of the Dutch Association of Tax Advisors (NOB).
Gerard represented the Netherlands twice as a rower at the Olympic Games.