Appointment of a new Partner
Professional services firm, KPMG in Qatar has recently appointed a new Partner, Barbara Henzen, to lead the business’ Tax and Corporate Services department.
Henzen is a senior tax partner who joined KPMG from another Big4 Consulting firm in her native Switzerland and has more than 20 years of experience in international and national tax law.
On Henzen’s appointment, Ahmed Abu-Sharkh – Country Senior Partner, KPMG in Qatar said: “We continue to invest heavily in our Tax and Corporate Services offering, bringing on board talented senior professionals to strengthen the team. I am delighted that Barbara has joined us, bringing a wealth of experience to our clients in Qatar.”
On joining the firm Henzen noted: “Qatar is a great country with tremendous business opportunities. I am pleased to have joined KPMG in Qatar to support the country’s businesses and organisations, and our staff.”
Henzen holds a Master of Law degree from the University of Berne, is an Attorney-at-Law (1998) and a Certified Swiss Tax Advisor (2002). Besides her consulting work, she acts as a frequent speaker at external and internal seminars. She is also an author of various tax publications.