Erik van Duijvenvoorde is a partner in Accuracy’s forensics, litigation and arbitration practice and is based in Paris and London. He has advised clients on business, economic, accounting and valuation issues for more than 25 years and specialises in the expert assessment and quantification of complex damages.
Erik has been engaged as an expert in the English High Court, in international arbitration cases, and likewise on large forensic accounting and fraud investigations. He has testified on numerous occasions, including before ICSID investment treaty and ICC commercial arbitration tribunals, as well as before the New York Bankruptcy Court and the courts of the Dubai International Financial Centre.
Erik has worked on projects in a broad range of industry sectors from energy, mining and infrastructure, to manufacturing, TMT and retail. He acts as expert in a wide variety of dispute situations, including in relation to commercial and joint venture agreements, construction claims, expropriation, market eviction, intellectual property, restructuring, and mergers and acquisitions.
Erik’s previous experience working in a deal environment for a private equity fund investing in pan-European equity, mezzanine and senior debt investments, as well as in the Transaction Services department of PwC, makes him particularly well placed to act as an expert in investor and shareholder-related disputes.
Erik qualified as an accountant in England and is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. He has lived and worked in both France and the United Kingdom and has successfully led cross-border client engagements in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and North America. His mother tongue is English and he also speaks fluent French.
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WWL says: The "always impressive" Erik van Duijvenvoorde scores very highly in our French research for the quality of his "insightful and persuasive" testimony.
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