Emilien Lebas

Partner, Commerce and Industry Tax

KPMG in Luxembourg

Emilien is a partner in the International Tax department. He graduated from HEC Paris and Sciences-Po Paris and has a master's degree in corporate law. He has extensive experience in international tax, including a two-year assignment at KPMG LLP in New York (2018–2019) as Head of KPMG Luxembourg’s Tax Center of Excellence, advising North American multinationals expanding into Europe. Emilien has a robust track record with complex merger and acquisition projects, integrations and spin-offs for multinational corporations, as well as cross-border finance, holding and IP structures. He is also an authority on the exchange of information and operational taxes (FATCA, CRS, mandatory disclosure rules etc.) and is a member of multiple professional associations and lobbying bodies. While Emilien’s client portfolio is mostly comprised of commercial and industrial groups, he also has over 10 years’ experience in servicing banks and insurance companies.

  • HEC Paris - master's in business administration

  • Sciences-Po Paris - master's in public affairs

  • University Paris-Sud 11 - master's in corporate law

  • Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Lyon - master's in public affairs

  • Tax expert in Luxembourg

  • Corporate taxes

  • Tax due diligence

  • Operational taxes

  • Automatic exchange of information

  • Compliance