The masterclasses are given by Willem Wiggers. Willem has over 25 years’ experience in international commercial transactions. After his PhD research work at several top legal institutes worldwide, Willem became an attorney-at-law (advocaat) in the M&A practice of Allen & Overy, followed by interim assignments with Philips Electronics, Royal DSM, NXP, AkzoNobel, ASML.
He is also the founder of Weagree, an innovator that accelerates contracting by a leading contract automation application. Willem has advised many organisations on how to improve their contracting processes and supports them in improving their model contracts and model clauses. Also, he has given the contract drafting courses, in a variety of formats and settings, numerous times to many inhouse legal counsel both inside and outside the Netherlands.
Willem has written several books on contract drafting, including: