Meltem Koning-Gungormez specializes in corporate/M&A, private equity, venture capital and international restructurings.
Hands-on. Dedicated. Business-oriented.
Meltem has extensive sell-side and buy-side experience in mid-market mergers and acquisitions, buy-outs, exits, investments, corporate venturing transactions and strategic cooperations. Meltem’s clients include both foreign and Dutch private equity and venture capital investors as well as corporates, financial institutions and entrepreneurs in the technology, media-, telecom and retail sectors. Most of her work has a significant cross-border connection, building on her broad international network and extensive experience at international top tier firms both in Amsterdam and New York.
Meltem is part of the Technology Transactions Team of Van Doorne, where she consolidates her PE/VC practice and technology M&A expertise, combining the ‘best in class’ privacy, IP, IT and Fintech practice groups of Van Doorne, into a seamless ‘Tech M&A’ proposition that is unique in the Dutch M&A market.
Recent transaction highlights
- One of Europe’s leading venture capital firm based in the UK on its investment in a Dutch e-bike meets tech scale-up. The funds will support the brand’s international expansion as it scales up to meet increased demand as a result of the COVID pandemic
- The three major Dutch banks on their joint venture which has launched a new uniform, bank-independent ATM brand. Meltem lead this major project on behalf of the banks.
- A Dutch news website, on its sale of a Dutch photo press agency specialized in entertainment photography.
- One of the world’s leading food and beverage companies on its strategic investment in a food processing company based in an emerging market in Africa.