Carlo L Navarro, Deloitte Philippines, is the Transfer Pricing leaders of Southeast Asia (SEA) based in Manila, Philippines. The SEA TP Centre is the first of its kind in SEA, which serves regional clients and the different Deloitte transfer pricing practices in the region.
Carlo leads the pioneering Deloitte SEA Transfer Pricing Centre based in Manila, Philippines. The SEA TP Centre is the first of its kind in SEA, which serves regional clients and the different Deloitte transfer pricing practices in the region.
Previously, Carlo led the transfer pricing and international tax practices of a Big Four firm and brings over 20 years of experience in transfer pricing; international corporate restructuring and advisory; cross-border taxation; and tax-effective supply chain transformations. He has assisted multinational clients in various phases of transfer pricing engagements from business strategy; documentation and audit defense; to negotiating advance pricing agreements (APAs) and mutual agreement procedures (MAPs). He has an excellent reputation in handling transfer pricing audits and bilateral negotiations.
Carlo has been consistently voted by the Expert Guides as a leading TP adviser in its Guide to the World's Leading Transfer Pricing Advisers. Before beginning a new chapter of his career in Manila, Carlo was also recognized as one of the tax controversy leaders in Indonesia by the International Tax Review (ITR) in 2014 and 2015. He is recognized by the World Tax (2013), a publication of the ITR, for his market leading transfer pricing specialization. Under Carlo's leadership, Deloitte Indonesia was cited as a leading transfer pricing firm in Indonesia by the World Transfer Pricing Guide from 2013 to 2016. The ITR also recognized Deloitte Indonesia TP practice as the Indonesia Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year 2016.
As a recognized subject matter specialist, Carlo has published various articles in international tax journals, covering issues on permanent establishments; taxation and transfer pricing aspects of business restructuring; and the latest developments in the area of transfer pricing in SEA.
Carlo completed his postgraduate studies at Harvard Law School, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA and his law and political science degrees (with honors) from the University of the Philippines.