Yannick Verrycke - Partner
Yannick Verrycke assists emerging and established growth companies in a wide variety of corporate and technology matters, including venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, technology transactions and strategic alliances in a broad range of sectors and industries.
He counsels companies at all stages of development – from entrepreneurs seeking company formation advice, to start-ups securing additional growth funding, and growth companies pursuing buy-and-build strategies.
In addition, Yannick frequently assists technology companies in their day-to-day challenges by structuring and negotiating a wide variety of commercial transactions.
He is a frequent speaker at various accelerator and incubator programs for technology start-ups on topics such as investor readiness, corporate venturing models, co-founder arrangements, and equity incentive plans for employees.
Prior to being a partner at Cresco, Yannick worked as a senior associate in the firm’s corporate technology department (2014-2017), as an associate in the corporate and transactions department of Ambos NBGO (2011-2014) and Laurius (2009-2011).
After obtaining his law degree (UA, 2008), he obtained an LL.M. in corporate law (KUL, 2009) and venture capital (UCLA, 2012).
Yannick is recommended as leading lawyer by Legal500 for Banking, Finance and Capital Markets.