Erik Verkest joined Degroof Petercam Investment Banking (Belgium) in 1990 after having worked as a scientific assistant in the department of Applied Economic Sciences of KU Leuven. He is member of the Group Management Committee of parent company Bank Degroof Petercam. With more than 25 years of experience in Corporate Finance, Erik gained extensive experience in Capital Markets and M&A transactions for listed companies, private equity and family owned companies. He has managed numerous deals in mergers & acquisitions (public as well as private companies), fairness opinions and equity as well as debt capital markets transactions. Erik has a broad experience as board member of international private and listed companies.
He holds a Master’s Degree in Applied Economic Sciences from the KU Leuven.