Arco Verhulst is a tax partner in the Dutch tax firm and was appointed as KPMG's Global Lead for Deal Advisory, M&A Tax in early 2014. Arco is responsible for the strategic direction of KPMG's Global Deal Advisory, M&A Tax practice. He specializes in structuring cross-border mergers & acquisitions, post-merger integration and restructuring, international tax planning, and providing tax transaction services in cross-border transactions in various industries. Arco has over 20 years of experience working on global and European M&A tax projects for corporate clients and private equity finds. For a number of large Netherlands headquartered multi-national companies, Arco has been serving as international lead tax partner, with responsibility for coordinating all international tax services.