Summary

Lennard is a partner in De Brauw’s corporate practice. Specialising in M&A with a focus on private equity work (sell-side, buy-side, governance advice and management participation), Lennard is often consulted for his expertise in warranty and indemnity insurance.

Lennard played an important role in establishing De Brauw’s Singapore office in 2012.

Lennard’s recent work includes advising:

  • The Kloosterboer family on the sale of Kloosterboer Group to Lineage (Bay Grove)
  • Advent on the sale of Unit4 to a consortium of TA Associates and Partners' Group
  • BC partners on the sale of Pharmathen
  • Triton on the acquisition of Bergman Clinics
  • Parcom on most of its transactions in the past five years
  • Gilde Buy-Out Partners on its investments in Edco, Eichholtz and Muon and several other transactions
  • Nordian Capital on the sale of Bauwatch to Haniel
  • T-Mobile Netherlands on the acquisition of Simpel.nl
  • Unit4 on the sale of its Dutch domestic business to Exact (KKR portfolio)
  • Summit Partners and the founder on the sale of Normec Group to Astorg
  • The founders of Topicus on the sale to TSS / CSI
  • The founders of Acture Group on the sale to IK Investments
  • Triton on the acquisition of Royal Reesink from Gilde Buy Out
  • The founder of 247Tailorsteel on the sale of a majority stake to Parcom Capital
  • Fortino Capital on the acquisition of a majority stake in Odin Group from the founder
  • Synthon Generics' management on the MIP with BC Partners
  • Bain Capital on the acquisition of Bugaboo from the founders
  • Deutsche Telekom and T-Mobile Netherlands on the acquisition of Tele2 Netherlands

Qualifications

  • Profession

    Advocaat, admitted to the Bar in the Netherlands in 2006

  • Languages

    Dutch, English

  • Education

    University of Leiden

  • Additional positions

    Guest lecturer on M&A topics at the Maastricht Business School, Leiden University, the Amsterdam Institute of Finance, the VU Law Academy, and Grotius Academie

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