McGuireWoods is now an official (associate) member of the
Belgian Venture Capital & Private
Equity Association (BVA), which brings together investment funds and service
providers from the Belgian private equity and venture capital communities.
Partner Timothy Speelman, who applied for membership on behalf of the firm, is part of a
task force set up within the BVA to follow the Belgian implementation of the
Alternative Investment Fund Managers (AIFM) Directive and to discuss concerns
with local regulators and policymakers.