KPMG advises on takeover of Deinze FC

Updated: Jan 20

Lawyers Patrick Geeraert and Virgine Ciers were instructed by ACA Football Partners






A team of KPMG lawyers advised ACA Football Partners (ACAFP) on its takeover of Belgium’s Deinze Football Club.


Deinze plays in the 1B Pro League, the second highest division in Belgian football.


ACA Football Partners, which is led by CEO Hiroyuki Ono, has the stated aim of being the “glocal (global/local) partner that brings the science of football on and off the pitch, building the foundation for sustainable growth for the clubs we work with and unlocking the potential of their clubs and communities”.


The KPMG team included partner Patrick Geeraert (pictured, right) and associate partner Virgine Ciers (pictured, left).