Fernanda Montani is a lawyer in International Trade & Customs and is working at KPMG Switzerland since 2017. Sie leads Swiss Trade & Customs offerings with the support of Elizabeth Barendregt and Mathias Bopp, both partners of the Swiss Indirect tax practice.
She is an international trade and customs lawyer with 15 years of professional experience in multiple jurisdictions such as EMEAI and LATAM. With a positive track record of managing and delivering multidisciplinary projects, Fernanda has expertise in supply chain analysis and Trade & Customs strategic planning. She consistently succeeds in improving compliance and supply chain security, minimizing risks and maximizing productivity in different jurisdictions. Her industry experience includes manufacturing, life sciences, automotive, fashion, transportation, retail and consumer and tobacco.
Prior to joining KPMG Switzerland, Fernanda worked as EMEAI Trade Leader and Global Customs Director in the trade and customs team of a multinational manufacturer. Prior to that, Fernanda worked in the International Trade & Customs Practice of KStudio Associato, an Italian tax and legal firm of the KPMG network in Italy.
Fernanda is a member of the Lawyer Bar associations of Italy and Brazil.
Trade & Development, World Trade Institute, Switzerland
EU Customs Specialization, IBFD, Netherlands
International and Civil Law post-Lauream Degree, Università Statale di Milano, Italy
Juris Doctor, Universidade Tuiuti do Parana, Brazil
Six Sigma, Core Green Belt 2012