Arco has joined Meijburg & Co in 1988 and was appointed tax partner as from 1 January 2000. He is member of the Dutch KPMG M&A Tax practice. Arco specializes in structuring cross-border mergers & acquisitions, post-merger integration and restructuring and providing tax transaction services in cross-border transactions in various industries.

He has worked on a large variety of global and European transaction projects for corporate clients and private equity houses. Arco has wide experience in coordinating and managing international due diligence and tax structuring teams and projects for cross border transactions.

He regularly speaks at tax conferences and training courses, giving presentations on international tax issues such as hybrid financing and hybrid instruments, and M&A related issues such as interest deduction, debt push down, and cross-border mergers. Arco also regularly publishes articles on mergers and acquisitions in various professional journals.


  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • The market experience of Arco amongst others includes Communication and Entertainment, Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals, Industrial and Consumer Markets, Information and Private Equity.

Education and memberships

  • European Fiscal Studies, Erasmus University, Rotterdam
  • Post-graduate degree (Postdoctoraal) in Accountancy, Tilburg University
  • Business Economics and Fiscal Economics, Tilburg University
  • Member of the Dutch Association of Tax Advisors