Vincent Bettonville

AKD - Netherlands



+31 88 253 5210

Highly regarded


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Practice areas:

Asset finance
Banking and finance
Capital markets : Derivatives
Financial restructuring
Project finance
Real estate finance
Trade finance

Industry sectors:

Consumer goods and services
Food and beverage
Oil and gas
Technology and telecommunications

Vincent Bettonville has been a partner in the Banking & Finance section at AKD in Amsterdam since 2008. Formally the head of the Amsterdam office, Vincent leads the Finance and Structuring department since 2015. He has a broad financial practice but focuses on assisting clients in operational, asset, acquisition and project finance transactions, including LMA style (syndicated) loans and security arrangements, and on restructurings. In addition to advising on financial transactions, Vincent has a substantial corporate practice in which he advises international clients in tax-driven structures. Vincent also advises in relation to financial and corporate laws of Curacao.
Vincent has over twenty years of experience (most of which were spent living and practicing law in New York) in advising international clients, in particular European, U.S. and South American clients, as well as large domestic clients. 

Vincent graduated from Utrecht University in private law and international law with honors (cum laude) and has followed post-doctoral training at Oxford University. 

Vincent is a member of AKD’s legal opinion committee, and a member of the International Bar Association and the American Bar Association.

  • Assisting a large group of noteholders in connection with the restructuring of a US based NYSE listed multinational that specializes in manufacturing of composite materials and coatings;
  • Assisting a UK based and internationally active real estate investment fund in various financings and portfolio investments and divestments;
  • Assisting a Dutch company operating in the field of logistic services in acquiring a credit facility from two internationally operating banks;
  • Assisting a Brazil based NYSE listed multinational chemical corporation on various financings and corporate structuring operations;
  • Assisting a large Dutch based multinational engaged in cutting and packaging of fruit and vegetables on various acquisitions, restructurings and financings;

  • Asset finance 
  • Banking 
  • Capital markets: Derivatives 
  • Financial restructuring 
  • Project finance 
  • Real estate finance 
  • Trade finance 

  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Banking
  • Consumer goods and services 
  • Energy 
  • Food and beverage 
  • Oil and gas 
  • Tech and telecoms 
  • Tourism 
  • Transport 

  • Netherlands