Partner, National Leader, Transfer Pricing and Value Chain Management
KPMG in Canada
David is a Partner with KPMG Tax Services, and is the National Leader of Transfer Pricing and Value Chain Management (VCM) service offering in Canada. David is helping clients in designing and implementing tax planning strategies that integrate transfer pricing, international tax and business operations planning strategies. He also assists in the context of many complex transfer pricing disputes.
He has 20 years of transfer pricing and international tax experience gained both in the industry where he was formerly Head of tax for a large private entertainment company and in the consulting environment. He has served clients across a wide range of industries such as financial services, telecommunications, transportation, engineering and construction.
David is also a partner with KPMG Law LLP, where he often assists clients in transfer pricing disputes with the Canada Revenue Agency and in the context of more sensitive transfer pricing projects such as transfer pricing risk assessments where clients are seeking transfer pricing legal advice.
David has extensive experience in developing tax planning strategies that integrate transfer pricing, international tax and operational strategies, which provide companies with sustainable financial and operational benefits.
Leiden University, Faculty of Law, LL.M. in International Taxation, Netherlands (2003)
McGill University, Faculty of Law, Graduated cum laude with a combined B.C.L. (civil law) and LL.B. (common law) degree (1999)
Lecturer, Canadian Tax Foundation
New York State Bar, Admitted in 2003
Province of Quebec Bar, Admitted in 2000