BEPS and Transfer Pricing Expert.
Years of experience: 25
Formerly Regional Head of Transfer Pricing (MENA) for a Big 4 firm.
Recent projects for large MNEs include:
- Favourable Dispute Resolutions with local tax authorities;
- Unilateral Tax Rulings and Multilateral Advance Pricing Agreements;
- Support with Global and Regional Action 13 compliance regulations;
- Technical training for clients and MoFs/TAs;
- Transfer Pricing Policy Design and Business Restructurings;
Legal Media Group Best of the Best (Top 30 Transfer Pricing Advisers Worldwide) 2020.
World Tax Guide Recommended Advisor 2020.
Winner of the Bloomberg Tax Author of the Year Award in 2020.
Nominated as ITR EMEA TP Leader of the Year in 2019.
Speaker at numerous events, has published hundreds of articles and launched the Transfer Pricing Planet Podcast Series for the Middle East.
Multiple quotes in the US, UK and Middle East broadsheet newspapers and financial press plus featured on CNBC Arabia.
"Shiv is comfortably the best TP adviser I have dealt with, given his ability to understand the business and his awareness of how the real world works. He differs from other advisers with a refreshing degree of commerciality and pragmatism." Head of Tax, FTSE100 Retailer
"Shiv provides high quality and reliable transfer pricing advice. Puts our previous transfer pricing advisers to shame". COO, DayMen Group
"Shiv demonstrates a strong commitment to technical quality and a level of dynamic engagement I don't see being provided by others advisors." Head of Tax , $500bn AuM Investment Manager.
"Christie's have been working with Shiv for almost ten years. He takes a commercial and proactive approach and has continually assisted us in managing transfer pricing risk and audits with favourable resolution." Head of Tax, Christie's.
"Shiv is very knowledgeable in his field of expertise and is a well respected thought leader. He and his team provide excellent quality work and are able to bring a different perspective to the table." Head of Tax, Seaco Global.