Olivier Wuidar is a member of our funds practice. He advises clients on a wide range of alternative funds matters, with a particular focus on private equity and venture capital.
Olivier is former Head of VC Investments and Secondary Transactions within the Legal Service of the European Investment Fund (EIF) where he was involved in all areas of EIF’s equity activities. He has extensive experience in negotiating investments in private equity and venture capital funds (including technology transfer operations), structuring and formation of investment vehicles, implementing secondary transactions involving the disposal or acquisition of fund interests, and fund restructurings. Prior to joining EIF, Olivier worked for seven years in the Luxembourg corporate and M&A practice of a Magic Circle firm where he gained significant experience in corporate transactional work.
Olivier graduated in law from the Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) in 2002. He obtained a Master’s Degree in business law from Ghent University (2003) and followed an advanced course in Luxembourg laws at the University of Luxembourg (2004).
Olivier was admitted to practice before the Luxembourg High Court of Justice (Avocat à la Cour) in 2006. He joined the Luxembourg office of Stibbe in September 2017.