Hans van Gijzen
Of Counsel - Rotterdam
Hans van Gijzen has been an Of Counsel at Pallas Employment Lawyers since 2020.
Hans works in the fields of social enterprise and employee participation law, with a primary focus on Works Councils and European Works Councils, as well as the thereto-pertaining governance and dispute resolution issues in the tripartite relationship between Board of Directors, Supervisory Board and Works Council.
His clients are large companies and a variety of works councils and European works councils.
Hans is a member of the Supervisory Board of Center Parcs Europe N.V. (Pierre et Vacances) and his former positions include:
- Founder and Managing Partner of Holland Van Gijzen Lawyers and Civil-Law Notaries
- Member of Ernst & Young’s Management Board & Central European Area Board
- Chairman of EY Law Global (a worldwide network of lawyers affiliated with Ernst & Young)
- Supervisory director with companies and institutions in various sectors
Furthermore, Hans is a speaker at a range of fora dealing with Works Councils, European Works Councils and Governance, and is the author of numerous publications in this field.Contact Hans