Debbie is a Partner in the Global Mobility Services department in Switzerland and currently the national Swiss Risk and Compliance partner for the Swiss GMS team. She has over 20 years experience providing a vast array of international tax and human resources services. Having lived as an expatriate employee initially in Switzerland, she is familiar with the tax and HR challenges that accompany these assignments. She assists her clients by helping their employees to meet their global compliance obligations, advising them on global withholding and reporting obligations, recommending cost mitigation techniques for their expatriate programs, planning international assignments for efficient delivery of compensation and benefits, and suggesting alternatives for reducing risk within her client’s global mobility programs.
Furthermore, Debbie assists with the employee related matters including advice on specific relocation polices, tax rulings with the Authorities and presentations to the employees affected so that they understand the issues personally affecting them as a result of the relocation.
Her clients vary from large multi national corporations to smaller, middle and national market clients inside and outside of Switzerland.
Certified UK Tax expert (ATII)
Trained as a Tax Inspector with HMRC in the UK