Mr. Jean-Pierre Blumberg serves as the Co-Head of Global M&A at Linklaters LLP. He is a Partner at the law firm Linklaters where he was appointed as National Managing Partner, Managing Partner Europe and member of the Executive Committee. Mr. Blumberg served as Managing Partner, Europe of Linklaters LLP from June 2008 to 2012. He served as the President at Vastned Retail Belgium NV. He served as Member of the Executive Committee of Linklaters, LLP and Senior Partner of the Corporate and M&A Practice Group, specialising in corporate law, particularly private and public mergers and acquisitions, takeover bids, reorganisations and joint ventures as well as equity capital markets transactions.
He serves as the Chairman at Intervest Offices & Warehouses NV. Mr. Blumberg serves as the Chairman of TINC Comm. VA. Mr. Blumberg serves as the Chairman and President of Intervest Retail NV/SA. He served as National Managing Partner of Linklaters Belgium from 2001 to 2008, a Partner at De Bandt, van Hecke, Lagae(now Linklaters) from 1990 to 2001 and an Associate at De Bandt, van Hecke, Lagae from 1982 to 1990. He serves as the Chairman and Independent Director of Vastned Retail Belgium NV. He serves as the Chairman of the Board of TINC Comm. VA. Mr. Blumberg served as the Chairman of ervest Offices & Warehouses NV. He serves as an Independent Director of Intervest Offices NV/SA.
He serves as Member of the Board of Trustees of the Belgian Governance Institute (GUBERNA). He is a member of the Antwerp Bar since 1996. He served as Director of CMB NV since 2011 until February 2016. He was a member of the Brussels Bar from 1982 to 1996.
He is a lecturer in Comparative Law at the UA (University of Antwerp) since 1986 and a visiting lecturer at the K.U. Leuven: LL.M program (Public Takeovers) He is a regular lecturer at the UAMS Management School on M&A related topics.
He studied at the UA, University of Antwerp, UFSIA Campus, B.A. Law and became a Kandidaat in de Rechten in 1977. He graduated in 1980 from the K.U. Leuven, Catholic University of Louvain as Licentiaat in de Rechten. Mr. Blumberg holds a Master of Laws, LL.M, from Cambridge University (Sidney Sussex College).