Gustavo Sanchez is a member of Baker McKenzie's Tax Practice Group in Bogota. He joined the Firm in 2004 and was responsible for the transfer pricing practice in Baker McKenzie's Caracas office, collaborating on local and regional consulting projects and transfer pricing compliance from 2004 to 2006. He has been awarded the Tlacaelel National Award for Economics Consulting, the Inter-American Award for Research on Social Security, and the Consuelo Maeyer Award in Economics Research. Gustavo is currently responsible for the transfer pricing practice in Colombia and the Andean Region.
Gustavo counsels companies from different industrial sectors in South and Central America on transfer pricing, and advises on local and regional projects. In particular, he advises on compliance with formal obligations, establishes transfer pricing policies to improve tax efficiency, facilitates advance price agreement negotiations with tax authorities, assists in technical and legal defense on transfer pricing disputes, and performs financial and economic valuation of shares, businesses and intangible assets.