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Jean Paul Dresen

Tax Advisor / Advocaat

Jean-Paul Dresen has over 20 years of experience in domestic and international tax, with a particular focus on M&A transactions (including advising both domestic and international corporates, PE firms and hedge funds), corporate restructuring, post-merger or post-acquisition integration matters and capital market transactions.

Professional QualificationsAdvocaat admitted with the Nederlandse Orde van AdvocatenBelastingadviseur admitted to the Nederlandse Orde van Belastingadviseurs


Key areas of experience
  • M&A transactions for corporates/multinationals/PE firms/hedge funds.
  • Post-merger or post-acquisition integration projects.
  • Implementing management equity incentive schemes.
  • Assisting BASF on tax matters in relation to its 49.5% acquisition in respect of the largest offshore wind farm project, Hollandse Kust Zuid.
  • Assisting Wintershall Dea on all relevant tax matters relating to its 1.5 billion undated notes issuance.
  • Assisting BlackFin Capital Partners on the relevant tax aspects of the structuring of its acquisition of the Blauwtrust Groep.
  • Assisting Patrizia AG on all tax matters in relation to the acquisition of the largest logistics complex in Project Maasvlakte.
  • Assisting Centroid Investment Partners on all tax aspects of in its acquisition of TaylorMade Golf.
  • English
  • Dutch
  • Leiden University, Advanced LLM in International Taxation, 2009
  • Tilburg University, Fiscal Economics, 2001
  • Tilburg University, Dutch Tax Law, 2001


  • Dutch job-related investment tax credit: Have you factored in the new tax incentive for your investment plans?, 16 March 2021
  • Term of 30 percent ruling reduced from eight to five years as of 1 January 2019, 3 May 2018

Memberships And Affiliations

  • International Fiscal Association
  • International Bar Association
  • American Bar Association