Prior to joining LDS in 2019, Ellen worked for c. five years at EY’s Transactions department, where she mainly focused on financial due diligence. Ellen worked on a variety of buy and sell side projects for both corporate and private equity clients.
She was involved in deals across various industries from manufacturing to retail and professional services, including specific sectors such as nursing homes, interim staffing and the food industry. Additionally, she participated in several independent business reviews in the context of restructuring processes.
At LDS Ellen has worked on different transactions, both in going concerns and distress, working on the different aspects of a transaction (due diligence, business plan and valuation analysis).
Ellen holds a Master in applied economics from the University of Leuven. She is a native Dutch speaker, fluent in English and has a good working knowledge of French and Spanish.
She is pragmatic and focuses on quickly identifying key drivers of a business to ensure that through a flexible approach, she’s able to deliver on the clients' specific needs.