Sean Kruger is a transfer pricing partner of EY LP, an Ontario limited liability partnership and is based in Toronto, Canada and leads the firm's Operating Model Effectiveness practice.
Sean relocated to Canada in 2008 having joined Ernst & Young in 1996. Sean has advised a wide range of multinational companies in a broad range of industries on transfer pricing, cross-border, and international tax issues. He is also responsible for the transfer pricing mining industry group in Canada. In his current role, he has experience in all areas of the transfer pricing lifecycle, including documentation, planning, and controversy projects. His transfer pricing knowledge together with his historic experience as an international tax partner enables him to assist clients on multi-country tax effective supply chain projects that integrate transfer pricing, business transformation, and international tax considerations. Before relocating to Canada, he was the tax managing partner for Ernst & Young's global member firm in South Africa and the leader of Ernst & Young's African Transfer Pricing Centre of Excellence.
Prior to joining Ernst & Young, Sean held a number of senior positions with multinational banks.
He has lectured extensively on international tax and transfer pricing both in Canada and South Africa and developed and lectured the International Tax Module for the Masters of Commerce at the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa.
Sean has an MBA from Henley in the UK and an LLM in Tax Law from Osgoode Hall Law School in Canada.