Simon Landuyt is a financial regulatory specialist. He focuses on the banking, insurance, investment, payment, and funds industries. He advises on all regulatory aspects of financial services and insurance law.
Simon assists clients in regulatory-driven transactional work, and regulatory contracting. He also handles high-level litigation work relating to financial law matters.
He holds a master’s degree in law from Ghent University (2009) and a master’s degree in general management from Vlerick Business School (2010). Simon also obtained a Ph.D. in corporate finance law and insolvency law in 2020. He has written numerous articles on the subject matters in the areas of law he practices in.
Before joining the Brussels office of Stibbe in 2020, Simon was an associate in the financial regulatory team at the Antwerp office of an international law firm for eight years and an associate in financial services and litigation in the Antwerp office of another global law firm.
From 2011 to 2013, Simon was a teaching assistant at the Institute for Commercial and Insolvency Law of the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven and Ph.D. researcher at the Financial Law Institute of Ghent University from 2013 to 2019. From 2012 to 2018, he was the editor of the book on the Belgian commercial, financial and economic code published semi-annually by Larcier. Furthermore, Simon was a visiting scholar at Columbia Law School and a guest researcher at the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European, and Regulatory Procedural Law.