Moore DRV strengthens growth ambitions with Waterland as investment partner

Rotterdam, 11 June 2024 – Following its investments in Moore Belgium in 2020, Moore Kingston Smith (UK) and Moore Ireland in 2023, Waterland is pleased to announce its investment in Moore DRV. Moore DRV is a leading accounting and advisory firm in the Netherlands. This strategic move will support Moore DRV’s growth plans.

Choosing Waterland
The partnership with Waterland will enable Moore DRV to invest significantly in the development of its own operations and acquisition strategies. Marco Utermark, Chairman of the Board at Moore DRV, stated, “Attracting Waterland as an investment partner launches an exciting new phase in our company’s growth trajectory. This will allow us to accelerate investments in both our core business and acquisition strategy. In addition, we are excited about working more closely with the other Moore offices supported by Waterland.”

Waterland’s investment in the Moore network
For Waterland, the investment in Moore DRV is its fourth direct investment in the Moore network. Previous investments include Moore Belgium (2020), Moore Kingston Smith in the United Kingdom (2023), and Moore Ireland (2023). Waterland will not only contribute to Moore DRV’s growth plans in the Netherlands but also support cooperation between the various Moore entities.

Matthias Geyssens, Partner at Waterland (Antwerp office), commented, “Following our previous investments in Moore Belgium, Moore Kingston Smith and Moore Ireland, we are delighted to also support Moore DRV in their further growth. Moore DRV has an excellent reputation and we look forward to contributing to the further expansion of Moore DRV as an investment partner. Closer cooperation with our other Moore investments offers opportunities for clients and employees. Together, we also hope to make a positive contribution to the further development of the international Moore Global network.”

Other investments in the accountancy market
In addition to the investments in the Moore Global network, Waterland also has separate investments in other prominent accountancy firms, such as De Jong & Laan (Netherlands), Cooper Parry (UK) and COGEP (France). These investments are independent of the investments within the Moore network.

About Moore DRV
Moore DRV is a leading accounting and advisory firm in the Netherlands, focusing on medium and large companies in various sectors. The company offers a wide range of services, including audit, tax advice, and consultancy, and is known for its client-oriented approach and high-quality service.

Waterland press contact:
Marketing & Communications Manager
Laurence Van Doosselaere
T +32 479 77 57 68