Tax expert Andreas Baumann has joined the Vienna office of Wolf Theiss.
He joins from Schoenherr Rechtsanwaelte GmbH where he headed the tax practice group.
Baumann specialises in M&A taxation, corporate restructuring and national as well as international corporate tax planning.
He brings a wealth of experience from working with law firms, chartered accountants and tax consultants, such as KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Baumann said of his appointment: “Wolf Theiss attracted me in particular because of the partnership’s unique and genuine commitment to further expanding its tax practice in Austria and Eastern Europe. The team I encountered is very experienced as well as highly dynamic, and I am confident that our tax practice will assume a leading position in Central and Eastern Europe and South-Eastern Europe.”
Baumann regularly lectures on national and international corporate restructuring and corporate tax planning at the Johannes Kepler University and the University of Graz.
He is featured in The International Who’s Who of Corporate Tax Lawyers.