Philippe De Prez
Phone: 32 (0)2 543 70 80
Fax: 32 (0)2 543 70 90
- Law Degree (UGent) in 2006
- Economic Law Degree (ULB) in 2007
- Postgraduate in Real Estate Management (KUL) in 2013
- Digital Leadership Programme (Vlerick Business School) in 2018
- Admitted to the Brussels Bar since 2007
Senior Financial law & FinTech lawyer with a strong focus on financial regulatory law, Philippe De Prez assists on a daily basis domestic and foreign credit and financial institutions, investment firms, payment service providers, e-money issuers and technical services providers.
As a member of Simont Braun’s Digital Finance Team, he follows closely and works on all FinTech, InsurTech, RegTech and other disruptive initiatives such as mobile payments, virtual currencies, crowdfunding, peer to peer / alternative lending, third-party payment service providers, big data ventures, ICOs and blockchain applications.
Philippe De Prez is a multilingual conference speaker and author of various finance and FinTech-related contributions.
He is recognised as a Next Generation Lawyer by the Legal 500 in Banking, Finance and Capital Markets.
Philippe also has specific experience in corporate & commercial law, M&A, due diligence surveys, restructuring & liquidation of companies, real estate transactions, lease law and town planning.
Ph. DE PREZ, “E-money: Past, Present & Future(?)” in AEDBF/EVBFR Belgium (Ed.), Digital Finance, Limal, Anthemis, 2015, 15-30.
Ph. DE PREZ en B. DOCQUIR, « ICT-outsourcing in de financiële sector : reglementaire aspecten », C.J. 2015/2, p. 39-50.
PH. DE PREZ en V. TIMMERMANS, "Een doorstart voor het elektronische geld ? - Analyse van de nieuwe regelgeving, BFR 2013/I, p. 3-25.
Corporate, Banking and Finance
--Banking, Finance and Securities