Anthony combines a sharp legal mind with a strategic approach and targeted actions. He advises businesses in regulated and transforming industries. These include telecoms, healthcare, energy and the financial sector. He covers a broad area of expertise, including public affairs, strategy development, M&A, restructuring, litigation support and multi-stakeholder management. Recent transactions he was involved in include the settlement of a criminal inquiry for a financial services provider, the defence and split up of AkzoNobel, the restructuring of the M&D activities of Astellas Pharma and the legal aid activities of SRK.
Before joining H+K Strategies Anthony was responsible for public policy with Vodafone. For six years he was a member of the general management team of Vodafone in the Netherlands with combined responsibility for strategy, public policy, legal and wholesale. In April 2012 Anthony took up responsibility for Vodafone Group’s lobby in Brussels on next generation fixed broadband networks.
Anthony studied Law at Leiden University. After starting his career as an attorney with SG Archibald in Paris and with Houthoff in Amsterdam, he worked for ten years as an international corporate lawyer with listed companies such as KLM, KPNQwest and Libertel on various M&A and other transformational transactions.