Gerrit Oosterhuis is a counsel at the office of Houthoff Buruma in Amsterdam. He focuses on merger control work, cartel defence litigation and abuse of dominance procedures. In the field of merger control, he regularly acts for private equity funds as well as strategic buyers, acting in recent joint ventures such as Varo/Argos DSE/Vitol/Carlyle/Reggeborgh, DEME/Oceanflore and Parcom/Pon/Imtech Marine, as well as concentrations in the food and retail sectors such as Euretco/Intres and FrieslandCampina/Zijerveld. Mr Oosterhuis has been involved in defence work in major Dutch cartel cases. He has a substantial behavioural practice, advising clients such as SHV Energy, Hasbro Europe and Royal Bunge.

Mr Oosterhuis joined Houthoff Buruma in 1999. He worked from Houthoff Buruma’s Brussels office between 2001 and 2014 and returned to the Amsterdam office in 2014.