Marianne Claes advises clients on legal matters regarding IT services contracting (including SaaS, PaaS and IaaS related IT contracts) and on matters concerning IT security contracts. Marianne also has sound professional experience in commercial distribution agreements including commercial agency, franchise and reselling agreements.
Furthermore, Marianne also advises companies in the life sciences sector with a particular focus on public-private partnerships.
Prior to joining Invigo in 2021, Marianne worked as a lawyer at Eversheds in Brussels where she gained experience in commercial contracting and litigation. Marianne also gained experience as an inhouse lawyer at Proximus, a Belgian telecom operator, where she interacted closely with the business to build commercial partnerships and shape their distribution network.
Marianne obtained her master degree in law at the Katholieke Universiteit of Leuven (2012) and added an LL.M in European law at the university Pantheon-Assas, Paris (2013) to her curriculum.
Marianne is a member of the Antwerp bar.