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  • Isabelle Blomme

    Isabelle Blomme: Partner, K law

    My job is all about diversity: I have to gauge the needs and personality of each company I am working with in order to deliver pertinent advice and respond to and resolve issues as they arise, whether advising on the applicable financial regulations or specific financing structures.

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  • Benny Bogaerts

    Benny Bogaerts: Partner, Technology Advisory

    Benny started his career at KPMG Advisory in 2001 as an advisor within IT Advisory where he has been involved in a series of external and internal IT audits. Over the years Benny specialized himself as a manager and later as a director in advisory services in the fields of Security Governance (ISO27001/2, NIST, etc.), IT GRC, Data Privacy, Security Transformation and Cyber Defense Services. He conducted several national and international IT Security projects in different sectors. For most of these engagements he assisted clients in their strategy, architecture, framework design & implementation as well as managing (international)l security transformation programs. Currently Benny is leading the Cyber Security & Privacy practice in Belgium and is an active member of the EMEA KPMG Cyber Competence Centre.

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  • Mike Boonen

    Mike Boonen: Partner, Head of Sustainability Services

    Mike joined KPMG in 1998 and has a background in financial accounting and auditing, with extensive experience in audits of US GAAP, IFRS and Belgian GAAP financial statements, as well as in assurance on non-financial reports. In his capacity as a Belgian certified auditor since 2004 Mike brings substantial experience in providing both financial and non-financial assurance services to major KPMG clients.

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  • Jorn De Neve

    Jorn De Neve: Partner, Deal Advisory

    Jorn co-leads the Belgian Merger and Acquistions team and has been involved in a wide variety of transactions, including acquisitions, disposals and private equity related engagements. He is also Head of the Valuations practice in Belgium and has worked on several large (international) valuation projects...

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  • Patrick De Schutter

    Patrick De Schutter: Partner, Head of KPMG Family Owned Business

    Patrick is the lead partner for the Family Owned Businesses segment in Belgium. His main goal is to bring together KPMG’s skills and expertise across the functions and service lines to enable more effective and higher value-add propositions to family-owned businesses. Prior to joining KPMG, Patrick spent 30 years in audit and business advisory, where he last held the position of Managing Partner Middle Market EMEA. He also spent over 2 years with Spencer Stuart, one of the global leaders in Executive Search, where he focused on C-level positions across Europe as well as Board composition and Independent Directors. Patrick has extensive experience in financial audits of large and complex companies in a variety of industries, with a focus on manufacturing companies active on a global scale – he has audited and advised hundreds of companies ranging from SME’s to European headquarters of global MNC’s. In addition, Patrick is also the co-founder and co-Managing Director of the Institute for Family Businesses, the leading knowledge center for owner-managed midsized family businesses as well as the co-founder and Director/Treasurer of Family Business Network Belgium, the unique membership-based organization for the 200 largest listed and privately held Belgian Family Businesses. Throughout his career Patrick has lectured at different universities on auditing, accounting, valuation and internal controls subjects and family business specific topics. He has also co-authored four books on family businesses and regularly speaks at seminars and congresses.

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  • Patrick Geeraert

    Patrick Geeraert: Partner, K law

    The transaction environment offers a lot of variety and challenging projects. Getting the deal through with the combined efforts of all involved and adding some personal touch gives me great satisfaction. Receiving positive client feedback and building a long term client relationship makes me go the extra mile.

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  • Jeroen Gobbin

    Jeroen Gobbin: Partner, Head of Indirect Tax

    My job is all about delivering creative solutions combined with excellent services to our clients and inspire my team to do the same. Advising clients in the field of indirect tax or defending clients in a tax controversy case is no longer limited to merely rendering the services requested.

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  • Nele Godefroid

    Nele Godefroid: Director, Head of Immigration, Tax & Legal

    Nele heads the Belgian Immigration team and assists large and medium sized organizations with their international and national immigration challenges. Nele combines this expertise with a vast experience in the area of Global Mobility including income tax and social security and with interdisciplinary links to aspects of immigration, tax, employment and social security.

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  • Kathy Lim

    Kathy Lim: Director, Corporate Taxes, KPMG Tax & Legal Advisers

    Kathy is a Director in the Global Transfer Pricing Services team in Belgium. Prior to joining KPMG in Belgium, Kathy was part of KPMG Singapore’s transfer pricing team serving clients in Singapore and Asia. She was also seconded to KPMG China in Shanghai when the Chinese transfer pricing regulations were first released in 2009.

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  • Koen Maerevoet

    Koen Maerevoet: Partner, Senior Partner

    Koen has more than 20 years experience in tax issues relating to various sectors, including Real Estate, Leasing and International tax. He is also a member of KPMG’s Global International Corporate Tax Network and of KPMG’s Belgium Real Estate & Infrastructure sector teams. Koen was appointed Senior Partner in 2016.

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  • Daniël Pairon

    Daniël Pairon: Partner, Head of Innovation KPMG Advisory

    Daniël is the Global Head of KPMG Asset Management and leads the Global KPMG Asset Management Centre of Excellence. He has built up particular experience in end-to-end Asset Management solutions. He is advising many leading asset-intensive companies in the conceptualization of Asset Management strategies and Asset Target Operating models, optimization of Asset Management plans (maintenance, investments, performance and asset risks), Asset Management procedures, asset performance, and life cycle costing. He has developed specific methodologies to review, optimize and value complex and high volume of physical assets.

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  • Peter Van den Spiegel

    Peter Van den Spiegel: Author, Partner, Technology Advisory

    Peter has over 12 years of experience in both audit and advisory engagements, with focus on managing and leveraging data as a driver for creating business value and mitigating risks. He has been involved in various business and IT transformation projects and is leading the Data & Analytics competence center within KPMG Belgium.

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  • Koen Van Ende

    Koen Van Ende: Partner, Corporate Tax

    Koen advises Belgian and foreign multinationals on various aspects of Belgian and international corporate income tax. His clients are active in diverse sectors. Since joining KPMG in 2004, Koen has developed expertise in cross-border activities and transactions, company restructurings and the application of tax incentives for R&D. Koen is lead of the Belgian KPMG R&D Incentives Working Group and member of the Belgian US Desk.

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  • Frank Vancamp

    Frank Vancamp: Partner, Tax & Legal Advisers, Head of Automotive, Leasing and Mobility

    As Lead Partner for Tax Management & Compliance Services (TMCS) in Belgium, Frank set up a team of dedicated managers and staff members that manages complex multiple country compliance engagements as well as the Belgian corporate income tax return practice.

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  • Olivier Vanneste

    Olivier Vanneste: Partner, Tax and Legal / Reward Practice

    Olivier has an extensive practical experience relating to compensation and benefits and is passionate about Flexible Reward & Mobility. He also worked for more than 15 years specialising in the Belgian and foreign taxation of international executives.

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