IBFD announces the appointment of PwC Tax Partner, Prof. Dr Stef van Weeghel, as the new Chairman of its Board of Trustees
The International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation (IBFD) has announced the appointment of Prof. Dr Stef van Weeghel as the new Chairman of its Board of Trustees.
Prof. Van Weeghel succeeds Prof. Dr. Guglielmo Maisto, who retired on 12 May 2012.
On Prof. Van Weeghel’s appointment, Sam van der Feltz, CEO of IBFD comments: “We are very happy that Prof. Van Weeghel’s will take up this function. With his double competence in international taxation from an academic and a business angle, he perfectly suits the dual nature of our organization.”
About Prof. Dr Stef van Weeghel
Over the past 25 years, Prof. Van Weeghel has acquired extensive experience in international tax law. He has been a Member of IBFD’s Board of Trustees since 2008.
Holder of a law degree of Leiden University, a LLM in Taxation from New York University and a PhD in Law from the University of Amsterdam, Prof. Dr Stef van Weeghel is Partner, Chair AEX-Midkap Group PwC, Amsterdam; international tax law professor at the University of Amsterdam and a member of the Amsterdam Centre for Tax Law (ACTL). He also chairs the Dutch branch of IFA (International Fiscal Association) and is a member of IFA’s Permanent Scientific Committee.
A non-for-profit foundation since 1938, IBFD is a leading provider of cross-border tax expertise headquarted in Amsterdam with offices in Beijing, Washington and Kuala Lumpur. IBFD serves Fortune 500 companies, governments, international consultancy firms and tax advisors. Renowned as the authoritative centre for cross- border tax expertise, IBFD utilizes its global network of Tax Experts and Knowledge Centre to remain at the forefront of global tax information.
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