Marcel Fruytier (partner)
Marcel Fruytier started his career as investment manager in a reputable private equity firm. In this function he participated actively in refinancing and creation of several IT-related, and various other commercial businesses.
From 1988 to 1993 he was appointed head of the legal department of Wijsmuller , a major global enterprise specialized in towing and salvage. During that period he was involved in and assisted successfully with several national and international acquisitions. Business experience he applies nowadays in advising his current clients as a lawyer. And in this function he is also regularly asked to assist in restructuring and starting up a wide variety of some very successful companies.
This combination of entrepreneur, consultant and passionate lawyer capacitates him to build strong relationships and tackle a wide range of departments in the legal field. Therefore Marcel likes to call himself a provider of peace of mind, knowing this state of mind to be rare and never lasting long for today’s entrepreneurs. He always aims to achieve the right solution. “I like to think out of the box”, I improvise, support new approaches in my client’s work but never without starting from a solid legal background”.
And last but not least; his passion for sailing and shipping in general led to a vast amount of clients in the nautical industry.