Van Campen Liem is pleased to announce Saman Sadeghi and Martijn Stuart as new partners in Amsterdam

Van Campen Liem is pleased to announce the promotion of Saman Sadeghi and welcome Martijn Stuart as partners in Amsterdam. 

Saman SadeghiSaman Sadeghi has been with the firm since 2016. His practice primarily focuses on the representation of private equity and venture capital investors as well as high-growth enterprises and their founders on a wide range of legal and tax matters, with emphasis on deal structuring and venture financing. In addition, Saman also has experience in tax aspects of structuring PE and VC funds, including the managers’ remuneration package. He has a particular focus on transactions in the MENA region, with a strong track record in Egypt. 


Martijn Stuart joins as lateral partner from a reputable international firm. He is a corporate lawyer with 11 years of experience, dealing with cross-border and domestic transactions and other corporate law matters. Martijn specializes in M&A, with a focus on private equity and real estate transactions, joint ventures and restructurings. His clients mostly consist of investment funds and financial institutions, but he has also advised corporates and management teams. Martijn is admitted to the Dutch Bar and New York State Bar and has worked and resided in Beijing.

Van Campen Liem is proud of the continued growth of both the Amsterdam and Luxembourg offices, in particular through the promotion and hiring of talented professionals operating in key areas of practice of the firm. Van Campen Liem would like to congratulate Martijn and Saman for reaching such an important milestone in their careers. 

Van Campen Liem assisted Peninsula Capital on the investment in Isola dei Tesori

Van Campen Liem has assisted Peninsula Capital on all the Luxembourg law aspects of their acquisition, together with Azimut – Demos 1 Fund, of a 75% stake in D.M.O. Pet Care s.r.l., a leading Italian pet food and care enterprise operating under the brand ‘Isola dei Tesori’.

In particular, Van Campen Liem has led the setting-up and negotiations of the co-investment structures with Azimut Libera Impresa and other co-investors. 

Van Campen Liem has previously advised Peninsula Capital on the formation of all their alternative investment funds and investment vehicles, in Luxembourg. 

The Van Campen Liem team included Marcello Distaso, Eleni Kokkinou, Aldo Schuurman, Andrew de Vries, Savvas Atzemoglou and Gabriel Amar.