With nearly 20 years of investment banking experience, Paul co-leads our Benelux offering and is based in our DC Advisory Netherlands office.

Before joining DC Advisory, Paul de Hek was a Managing Director at ING Corporate Finance covering Financial Sponsor and owner-managed company-led transactions across a range of sectors including TMT, Infrastructure and Industrials. Prior to that, Paul worked with KPMG Corporate Finance.

Paul has twice been voted 'Dutch Mid-Market M&A Advisor of the Year' and holds a Masters in Actuarial Science, a MBA with honours from IMD (Lausanne, Switzerland) and is a CFA Charterholder.

Paul says: “Being part of a truly international, mid-market advisory boutique that combines a local-for-local approach with dedicated global sector teams, should benefit both our Benelux clients as well as our international relations active across the region. I am thrilled to, together with Robert, support Financial Sponsors, entrepreneurs and corporate clients on their M&A agenda."