EXCLUSIVE. ‘Emperor of the coast’ Bart Versluys is now aiming his arrows at the interior: “Anyone who challenges our projects without reason can expect a counterattack”

‘Emperor of the coast’ Bart Versluys (51) now sets his sights on the interior. The luxury real estate entrepreneur – best known for prestigious projects on the coast – is planning a large residential tower in Antwerp. And that just at a time when the real estate sector is in dire straits. “Some make it a sport to claim compensation,” he says in conversation with HLN.