Joris Willems Partner
Joris Willems is head of the Technology Group. His focus is on digital transformation, including cutting-edge technologies and big data, sourcing cloud and procurement, cybersecurity and commercial contracts.
He often acts as a trusted advisor at boardroom level for (international) Technology, Media and financial services companies.
Joris has extensive experience in complex multi-jurisdictional transactions and has previously worked in Hong Kong, Shanghai and London. He interacted with many different (business) cultures and quickly adapts to new cultures and their specific way of doing business.
What others say
- Clients confirm that Joris Willems "has a good industry knowledge in tech-related matters, is very smart and quick. He is well versed in both contentious and advisory IT matters, including drafting IT and outsourcing contracts, setting up online platforms and contractual disputes. His proactive approach and ability to manage sticky situations attract customers' attention."(Chambers & Partners)
- Joris is recommended by Chambers and by Legal 500 EMEA. Client feedback on Joris: "Fast thinker, a pragmatic lawyer, very sharp, always reachable, really nice to work with and has excellent business sense." He is listed as Acritas Star™ Lawyer.
- Joris Willems is a ‘hard core IT specialist with an impressive clientele’, which includes Atos, beIN Sports and the Dutch Central Bank. He is a 'Leading Individual' in the field of both Information Technology and Telecom. Clients call him 'quite simply exceptional'. (Legal 500)