Philippe Péters has been appointed the new Managing Partner of NautaDutilh Belgium for a three-year term. He has been a partner with the firm since the establishment of its Brussels office, which he co-founded, in 1994. Philippe is an intellectual property specialist and has headed the firm's Intellectual Property & Information Technology department for many years.
Philippe Péters succeeds Philippe François, who was appointed managing partner in 2006. After eight years, Philippe will return full-time to his position as head of the Employment & Pensions practice group. Together with his team, he advises clients in all areas of employment law, with a particular focus on restructuring, transfers of undertakings, outsourcing and employee consultation requirements.
Philippe Péters: "It is with great joy and enthusiasm that I take up the reins, in the year in which we mark our 20th anniversary. I've been fortunate enough to have witnessed the growth of NautaDutilh Belgium for the past 20 years. In accordance with our core values, which we have upheld since our establishment, we will listen to the actual needs of our clients more than ever and provide them with to-the-point and pragmatic advice and solutions. We will be attentive to the new challenges posed by a rapidly evolving society, in keeping with our motto of "challenge the obvious".