Global M&A in the Netherlands, also known as Solveigh, is an independent advisory firm offering investment banking services in mergers, acquisitions and strategy development since 1998.

Solveigh was founded and is driven by a team of entrepreneurial professionals with abundant working experience in the area of M&A through their prior professional lives at reputable Investment Banks, Private Equity Firms and Law Firms.

Solveigh’s experienced team of advisors offers a full suite of services including the divesture, acquisition, and merger of businesses or assets; joint ventures, business valuations, strategy support, and management buy-outs; to such transactions related services such as financing and deal structuring. Its main focus is on strategic buyers and sellers looking for cross border transactions.

In addition to its Dutch practice in Rotterdam, Solveigh has offices in Beijing and Hong Kong.

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Key Contacts

  • Ernst Jan Kruis

    Ernst Jan Kruis

    T: 31 10 238 18 00
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    Ernst Jan Kruis is Managing Partner and founder of Global M&A's Netherlands office, Solveigh, in 1998. He has over 24 years experience in corporate and investment banking, venture capital and M&A with Parcom Ventures, ING Investment Bank, ING Bank and ABN AMRO. He incorporated Solveigh Greater China in 2004. He has a background in marketing and finance and has managed over 100 M&A transactions over the last years. He focuses on larger and cross border transactions.