Bastiaan de Bruijne General Counsel

Tel.   +32 (0)2 552 09 80
Fax.   +32 (0)2 502 56 37


Bastiaan de Bruijne is General Counsel at ACI EUROPE and secretary to the board. He provides legal expertise across the full spectrum of European aviation law and regulation and represents the airport industry in all EU-led aviation negotiations with non-EU countries.

He joined ACI EUROPE in September 2019 from Royal Schiphol Group, where he was competition and regulation counsel. Bastiaan is a qualified lawyer and also worked with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands.
At the start of his career, he was a trainee with the European Commission on aviation policy.

Bastiaan studied law and political science in Leiden, Paris (Sciences Po) and Bologna. He obtained a post-graduate degree from the College of Europe (Bruges).

A Dutch national, Bastiaan speaks English and French.