Philippe Coulon is a Senior Associate in the Investment Funds and Corporate practices of Deynecourt.
Philippe has extensive knowledge in funds and asset management regulatory matters. He advises clients on a wide range of traditional alternative funds matters, including private equity, real estate, infrastructure, funds of funds, debt and distressed funds, co-investment and carry vehicles and other alternative investment structures, as well as retail funds such as UCITS. Philippe has gained thorough experience in fund review and fund formation matters from working for prominent financial institutions and with asset management firms. In addition, Philippe also advises on the establishment and licensing of UCITS management companies, AIFMs and professional of the financial sector and their ongoing regulatory obligations.
Before joining Deynecourt in 2017, Philippe worked for six years with a major law firm in Luxembourg where he was active in the UCITS area and also advised clients on the structuring of their AIFs across a wide range of asset classes including, debt, infrastructure and real estate. Philippe was also involved in the set-up and approval of UCITS management companies and professionals of the financial sector.
Philippe became a member of the Luxembourg Bar in 2010 after serving as a legal advisor for a large French bank in Luxembourg.
He holds a master’s degree in business law with a focus on cross-border insolvency proceedings from the Université Paris X Nanterre (France) and a LL.M in business and corporate law from Universität Potsdam (Germany).
Philippe is fluent in English, French and German.