Revisiting Brexit & International Taxation: What Next?
Here's the final panel we'd like to introduce as part of Taxlinked's Beyond Borders conference!
The United Kingdom's decision to exit the European Union has thrown a giant wrench into the personal and business plans of a myriad of individuals and companies.
How will Brexit and the final agreement negotiated between Europe and the UK ultimately impact their tax obligations?
This panel discussion will look at the current state of the yet-to-be-determined Brexit mess and its final effect on international taxation, cross-border business and more.
Meet Our Brexit & International Tax Panelists
Dr. Nicholas Ryder, Professor of Financial Crime, UWE Bristol, UK
Nicholas is a Professor in Financial Crime at Bristol Law School, University of the West of England, Bristol. He has authored four monographs, three edited collections and two text books. Nicholas is the series founder and editor for Routledge's The Law Relating to Financial Crime and he has published numerous scholarly articles on financial crime. His research has been sponsored by the ESRC, LexisNexis Risk Solutions, City of London Police Force, ICT Wilmington Risk & Compliance, Universities South West, France Telecom Group and the European Social Fund. Between 2015 and 2018, he was the Co-I for the Centre for Research and Evidence on Security Threats, the initial funding is for three years, with £4.35m from the UK security and intelligence agencies and a further £2.2m invested by the founding institutions. He is an invited contributor to symposia at the Law Commission; Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies; PWC, NATO, UK Finance, European Society of Criminology, Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors, Chartered Institute of Institutional Auditors Fraud and Forensics, Centre for European Legal Studies, Bar Association of Commerce, Finance and Industry and the Institute of Advance Legal Studies. He has recently submitted and published by HM Treasury Select Committee (Review of Economic Crime) and House of Lords Select Committee (Review of the Bribery Act 2010). Nicholas has been asked to consult on numerous financial crime matters for the media including Bloomberg News, the BBC, CNBC and the Wall Street Journal. His current research is investigating the relationship between terrorism financing, social media platforms and the use of suspicious activity reports.
Brigida Galbete, Senior Tax Associate, Cuatrecasas, Spain
Ms. Galbete is an expert in international tax planning and business restructuring.
She was assigned to the Shanghai office from November 2011 to December 2014. Before that, she had worked in our Barcelona office since December 2005, practicing international taxation and advising multinationals on acquisitions, disinvestments and financial transactions.
She is now in Barcelona, where she continues her practice in tax advice with an international focus, such as cross-border M & A and expatriation issues. She is a member of the Cuatrecasas Asian Desk, handling inbound and outbound investment projects in the main Asian markets, including China, India, Japan Korea and Singapore, and the Asia-Pacific region, including Australia.
Ms. Galbete has lectured in the Master in Business Administration at the EAE Business School, Spain. She is also an active member of the finance and taxation working group of the European Chamber of Commerce in China and the legal working group of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce.
During her stay in China, she lectured at several seminars organized by these two institutions for entrepreneurs and practitioners. She has also lectured in summer courses organized by the law school of the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics.
Since returning to Spain, she has lectured at the Catholic University of Valencia in the Master in Juridical, Economic and Social-Political Studies of Commercial Relationships in China.
Filippo Noseda, Partner, Mischon de Reya, and Visiting Professor, King's College, UK
Filippo Noseda is a Partner in Mishcon Private and a visiting professor at King's College in London. A dual qualified English solicitor and Swiss lawyer (Rechtsanwalt), he advises clients on international tax and estate planning issues. Able to approach both common law and civil law issues from a practical perspective, he routinely advises on the establishment and restructuring of both trusts and foundations as well as on UK and international tax and succession planning issues, including family governance and disputes. Filippo has also advised a number of governments on the introduction of private foundations' laws and successfully lobbied the Swiss government on the recognition of trusts in 2007 (various amendments to ratification bill).
More recently, he appeared as an expert before the Council of Europe and the EU data protection authorities in connection with the introduction of the OECD's Common Reporting Standard (CRS) and the EU's Beneficial Ownership Registers.
A keen lecturer and avid commentator, he is rated as a leading individual in Legal 500, a Top Recommended Tax Lawyer by Spear's Magazine and as one of the UK Top Influential Private Client Lawyers by ePrivateclient. Legal 500 praises his "tremendous reputation" and "broad range of expertise" whilst Chambers & Partners says that he is a "major figure in co-ordinating cross-border European issues. He has got a unique character, is great fun and injects a light-hearted approach to a complex area while being very technically able."
Hope you can join us!