Jean-François Kroonen, our Advisory Leader, joined the firm in 2001. He heads up a team of about 400 professionals. Jean-François Kroonen has about 20 years of experience in cross border transaction (i.e. M & A Advisory, Due Diligence, Valuation and Capital raising), with a specific focus on wealth management, custody and fund administration, life insurance and trust administration. In addition to his current duties, he is also a professor in Business Valuation in HEC. Jean-François Kroonen graduated from "Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales" in Liège, Belgium, with a Commercial Engineering degree.