Piet is member of the executive committee and general counsel of Ackermans & van Haaren, a diversified long-term investor listed on Euronext Brussels. He brings extensive experience in AgTech, M&A, corporate governance and human resources. Prior to joining Ackermans & van Haaren in 1995, he practiced M&A, corporate and financial law at the law firm Loeff Claeys Verbeke (now Allen & Overy). Piet is also a member of the Board of Directors of Anima Care (elderly residential care centers) and Biolectric (biogas for dairy farms). Piet obtained a Master’s Degree in Law from the KU Leuven, Belgium and a LLM (Master of Laws) from the University of Chicago Law School, USA.