Ralph Geelen specialises in company law, and is team leader of the Food & Agri team. He is also a member of the teams Legal Compliance & Monitoring and Brightlands.
Ralph advises and litigates for shareholders, directors and enterprises in financing & securities, restructuring, insolvency, relaunch, and the formalisation of a range of forms of relationship between businesses or entrepreneurs. As team leader of Food & Agri, he acts as sparring partner and relationship manager for companies in the food and agri sector.
Ralph also works frequently as court-appointed bankruptcy trustee in Limburg. As trustee, Ralph is or has been involved in the settlement of a number of bankruptcies, including Zinvest Fashion Group (owner of fashon labels Dept and J.C. Rags), solar panel manufacturer Scheuten Solar, Componenta and Brabant Alucast The Netherlands site Heijen BV..
Ralph has been with Boels Zanders since 2008. In 2014, he completed the Grotius specialisation programme in Insolvency Law, and in 2015 went on to complete the specialisation programme in Financial Economics for Insolvency Attorneys at Erasmus University in Rotterdam. Ralph is a member of Insolad, the Dutch Professional Association for Insolvency Attorneys.