Hans Buysse is partner at the Antwerp office of Clairfield Belgium and has more than 20 years of banking and corporate finance experience. His expertise includes buyside and sellside assignments, as well as MBOs and IBOs in the energy & utilities, telecom, real estate, and infrastructure sectors. He has extensive experience in structured finance, financial restructuring, strategic advisory, valuations and PPP and has been involved in most significant Belgian PPP deals. He began his career at KU Leuven and moved to Generale Bank in 1992. He co-founded the corporate finance division at Deloitte & Touche Belgium in 1997. Hans was a partner in corporate finance for KPMG until 2007. Most recently, he was head of M&A for Belgium at NIBC Bank. Hans is the vice-chairman of the Belgian Association of Financial Analysts as well as serving on other boards. He holds a masters degree in applied economics, a masters degree in management, and a degree in tax. He is a certified European Financial Analyst (FSA accredited).