Charalambos Antoniou is a tax director in a big four firm in Switzerland as of September 2018. Previously, he has held the position of Global Head of Tax Operations, Transformation and Risk Management and Group Tax coordinator for M&A activities in a global Insurance Company in Zurich, Switzerland.
His responsibilities requires in-depth knowledge of Advanced Taxation at an International level and is highly involved in delivering presentations and providing tax consultancy work in relation to taxation matters at prestigious forums. The projects he has been involved in include Group business restructuring and tax accounting impact, enhancement of tax efficient investment income, tax planning and analyzing effects of transfer pricing issues and assessing tax impact from regulatory and legislative changes.
Charalambos is part-time lecturer for professional studies (ADIT and ACCA’s Taxation papers) in various countries and he is giving seminars in many International Tax topics. Completed his studies in Athens obtaining a BSc in Economics and then continued to obtain the ACCA qualification, becoming a member back in 2003 and the Advanced Diploma in International Taxation (“ADIT”) qualification after the successful submission of his thesis in 2012. He is also an International Tax Affiliate of The Chartered Institute of Taxation.