Meet the Netherlands team

Meet the team

We aim to build trusted, long-term relationships with our corporate clients and their advisors; experience, expertise, integrity, discipline and prudence underpin our success.

Our knowledge, skills, experience and dedication to excellence provide clients with the comfort that they are partnering with a global leader in quality and service.

Andre Nagelmaker - Managing Director
Andre Nagelmaker - Managing DirectorAndre is a senior executive who despite being 30 years in the corporate services business and having been on the buying, selling and servicing side of M&A transactions, is still eager to experience new methods and solutions and meet new people. Bridging the gap between parties, making teams work, getting it done are key to him. Andre has been responsible for the development of global governance services in TMF Group and will be acting as Managing Director TMF Netherlands NV.

 

Wolbert Kamphuijs - Head of Client Services
Wolbert Kamphuijs - Head of Client ServicesWith a trust background spanning more than 20 years, Wolbert is Head of Client Services at TMF Netherlands B.V., leading a team of directors responsible for client servicing in the Netherlands. Before the merger between TMF Group and Equity Trust entities in 2011, Wolbert was head of the legal department at Equity Trust’s Amsterdam office. As a deputy managing director, he was also a member of the management board. He holds a Dutch Law (LL.M) degree and is a native Dutch speaker, fluent in English.

Joan Haafs - Transformation Director and Head of Global Business Services
Joan Haafs - Transformation Director and Head of Global Business SolutionsJoan joined TMF Group in 2017 as Transformation Director and Head of Global Business Services. He is a well experienced leader and operations director with 15+ years of experience in the IT and Services industry. Being trained as a lawyer he has held a broad range of roles varying from Business Consultant to Project Manager and from Head of Legal to Operations Director, mainly with ADP. Joan holds a Master of Civil Law degree from Erasmus University, a post-doc degree in IT-law and he graduated from IBO Business School where he studied Business Administration. Joan has worked both nationally and internally and is fluent in English and Dutch.

Huub Mourits - Global Head of Structured Finance Services
Huub Mourits - Director Client Services, Structured finance servicesHuub currently holds the position of Director Client Services, heading the structured finance team in our Amsterdam office. Huub joined TMF Group in 2001 as (Risk) Controller of the Financial Services division. In this role, Huub implemented risk control mechanisms and guidelines in various areas, including operational risk control tools for securitisation transactions and CDOs. In June 2007, he took on the role of Global Managing Director of TMF Structured Finance Services. Before joining TMF Group, Huub was employed as a Risk Controller at NIB Capital Bank (now NIBC Bank N.V.). Huub holds a Master of Economics and Business Administrator and speaks both Dutch and English.

Arend Doppenberg - Director Client Services
Arend Doppenberg - Director Client ServicesArend joined TMF Group in February 2015 as Director Client Services, having worked as a certified auditor at one of the big four accounting firms for 17 years. Within his current role, Arend is responsible for a team that renders international corporate structuring services to clients which are mainly located in the USA and organisations that are active in oil and gas, real estate and nutrition industries. Arend has extensive experience with auditing and drafting financial statements (under IFRS and Dutch law) and the application of tax regulations such as VAT and income tax. He holds a Master of Business Economics from the Nyenrode University Breukelen and is a Dutch native speaker, fluent in English.

Erik Reijnierse - Director Client Services
Erik Reijnierse - Director Client ServicesWith extensive banking experience in the corporate and financial industries, Erik has been working as Director Client Services since January 2015. He is responsible for a large number of client relationships, serviced by a team of 32 legal and accounting professionals. The clients serviced by his unit are from a wide range of jurisdictions and sectors including real estate, oil and gas and trade and financial institutions. As many clients are based in Turkey, he has a special focus on the Turkish market. Prior to joining TMF Group, Erik spent 17 years working for Citigroup in a variety of roles, including client sales & relationship manager. Erik holds a Master of Business Economics from the Erasmus University Rotterdam and is a Dutch native speaker, fluent in English.

Ilaria De Lucia - Director Client Services
Ilaria De Lucia - Director Client ServicesWith extensive experience in the corporate and financial services industries, Ilaria joined TMF Group in 2002 and currently holds the position of Director Client Services. Since 2011, Ilaria has been responsible for a business unit of 40 legal and accounting professionals. They render mainly international corporate structuring services to clients operating in Southern Europe and Latin America, with a focus on the energy, telecom and transport industries. Before joining TMF Group, Ilaria worked for the Italian Institute for Foreign Trade in Amsterdam. Ilaria graduated cum laude in Corporate Law from the University LUISS Guido Carli – Libera Universita’Internazionale degli Studi Sociali in Rome. She is fluent in Italian, English and Dutch and has a basic knowledge of French.

Philip Rutovitz - Director Client Services, Structured finance services
Philip Rutovitz - Director Client Services, Structured finance services In his role as Director Client Services within the structured finance department, Philip is responsible for the day-to-day, operational management of the department including the management, accounting and compliance of a portfolio of more than 750 client SPVs and foundations in various asset classes. He previously held the role of Global Operations Manager for Structured finance services, working in the Frankfurt office, where he was responsible for the preparation of all multijurisdictional quotes, KPI implementation and monitoring, and the implementation of various IT and other SFS global initiatives. Before joining TMF Group in 2012, Philip ran his own software company specialising in asset management, cash flow/pricing modelling and various securitisation IT projects.

Timo van Rijn - Director Client Services
Timo van Rijn - Director Client ServicesTimo has held the role of Director Client Services since 2011 and currently heads a team of legal and accounting officers and account assistants, with, amongst other areas, a focus on the CIS region. He first joined TMF Group in 1998 as an account manager of a diversified client portfolio with clients in complex, international structures and has held various roles since, including being appointed as Managing Director in 2006, jointly responsible for TMF Group’s Dutch operations in Amsterdam and Rotterdam. Over the years, Timo has acted as both Managing Director and Supervisory Director of client companies, active in various business sectors, such as finance, real estate, retail and aircraft manufacturing and leasing. Timo holds a Master of Dutch Law from the Erasmus University in Rotterdam and is a native Dutch speaker, fluent in English.

Steffen Ruigrok - Director of Investor Compliance & Regulatory Services
Steffen Ruigrok - Director Client Services, Global Business services With more than 20 years’ experience in the business, Steffen took on the role of Director Client Services in September 2014. The role focuses on our global business services in the Netherlands. Steffen’s previous roles within TMF Group include co-managing the Amsterdam structured finance department. Prior to joining TMF Group in 2003, Steffen worked as a M&A advisor, a senior advisor for the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment, and also as an auditor at PwC. Steffen holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Nyenrode, a Master in Economics and a Postdoctoral in Accountancy. He is a NBA-certified accountant and is a native Dutch speaker, fluent in English.

Myrthe Görtzen - Global Client Director
Myrthe Görtzen - Director Client ServicesMyrthe joined TMF Group in 2003 and has extensive experience in the management and service delivery for private, corporate and PERE clients in different industries. Before she joined the Global team as a Global Client Director in 2016, she oversaw a group of 50 accountants, lawyers and assistants as a Director Client Services. She acts as a managing director for a number of clients, manages the global relation with a select group of TMF Group’s business partners, and is responsible for strategic and product development for the Benelux. She holds degrees in Dutch Civil Law (LL.M), Notarial Law (LL.M) and Fiscal Law (LL.M) and started her career at Andersen Legal and thereafter Voorneman Geenen Notaries as a candidate notary awaiting crown appointment. She is fluent in Dutch, English and Spanish.

Hans-Peter Kevenaar - Client Account Director
Hans-Peter Kevenaar - Director Client ServicesHans-Peter has been with TMF Group for the past 14 years and has held the position of Director Client Services since 2012. Based in our Rotterdam office, he is responsible for the International Corporate Structuring team, with a special focus on the Turkish, Russian and Kazakhstan markets. Hans-Peter acts as a managing director at several companies established by clients in a variety of sectors, particularly oil and gas and financial institutions. In total, he has almost 20 years’ experience in the setting-up and management of international structures. Hans-Peter holds a Bachelor of economics from the Hanze University of Applied Sciences in Groningen and is a native Dutch speaker, fluent in English.

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