Koen’s practice focuses on EU regulatory, business and competition law, with an emphasis on chemicals, pesticides, biocides and cosmetics. He advises international and Belgian companies on regulatory compliance and free movement of products throughout the EU. His expertise covers regulatory counselling at the EU and Member State level regarding data protection, data sharing and data compensation, task force formation and management, distribution and supply agreements for pesticides, biocides and chemicals, and he is specialized in solving the antitrust issues that may arise in these areas. He also handles product defence litigation before European and national courts. Koen authored articles on biocides, data sharing and antitrust legislation and for many years has been a frequent speaker at conferences for the pesticides, biocides and chemicals industry. He obtained his B.A. at the Gent (Belgium) University in 1987 and obtained his Sc.B in Economics at the Leuven (Belgium) University in 1990.