Erik is an ICT lawyer and entrepreneur in technology. He is CEO of lex.be, an innovative platform for unique full-text search allowing legal professionals to convert legal data into new insights and enhance productivity. He is also Managing Partner of Aztec Consult, a consultancy firm providing legal, regulatory, and strategic advice to the technology industry. Erik has +15 years expertise in virtually all aspects of international communications & technology law and regulation, serving cloud businesses, telecom operators, technology enterprises, and information service providers.
He specializes in telecommunications, media, and technology law to offer clients high quality advice in strategic projects, telecom regulation, and local and global business transactions. Erik is a qualified lawyer in Belgium and obtained his law degree, cum laude, at the University of Antwerp. He speaks Dutch, French, English, and German. He frequently speaks at professional and academic conferences and publishes papers and presentations on telecom regulation and cloud computing.