René Barlage

Partner | Deals | Deal Execution | Technology in M&A

KPMG in the Netherlands

René has over 30 years of IT/Tech experience including more than 24 years of Technology in MA& experience, having advised on more than 1,200 transactions across various industries. René leads KPMG NL’s Technology in M&A team and specializes in IT/Technology Due Diligence, M&A IT integrations and separations.

  • Master Business Economics (Free University of Amsterdam)

  • Chartered IT auditor (Free University of Amsterdam)

  • Executive Master Information Management and New Media (University of Amsterdam, KU Leuven, Free University of Amsterdam)

  • (Vendor) due diligence

  • Divestitures

  • M&A integration

  • Technology-enabled value creation and digital transformations

  • IT/technology strategy