Director, Head of Trade & Customs
Michel Anliker is a Director and Head of Trade & Customs. With over 10 years of experience in the field of international trade and customs, his client portfolio includes companies with worldwide operations and from a wide range of sectors - automotive, manufacturing, chemicals/petrochemicals, pharma and retail & consumer. Michel specializes in strategic customs planning and value chain optimization which covers trade compliance (export controls and sanctions), customs valuation, tariff classification, free trade agreements utilization, and IT solutions designed for global trade.
Michel gained an in-depth understanding of the Asian customs, trade and regulatory landscape while working as a Customs Manager in Singapore from 2012 to 2015. Before joining KPMG, he worked for a customs and global trade consultancy firm in Basel, Bern,
Michel lectures at various universities and public events and frequently contributes articles in expert and trade journals.
Master of Law (lic. iur. - University Fribourg)
Post Master in EU Custom Law (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
Member of EFA
Industry experience: Automotive, Manufacturing, Chemicals / Petrochemicals, Pharma, Retail & Consumer
Language skills: fluent in German, French and English