Steven Tseng has joined Baker McKenzie's North America Tax Practice in New York as a Principal Economist, bringing more than 25 years of experience advising multinational firms on business transformation, transfer pricing, IP planning, valuations, M&A, post-merger integration across the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific regions.
Based in New York, Steven was a partner at PwC, where he led the Global Value Chain Transformation Tax Network and the Asia Business Center. Prior to PwC, Steven was a partner at KPMG, where he led the Asia Pacific Transfer Pricing, China & Hong Kong Transfer Pricing and Finnish Financial Advisory (Deals) Services. Steven left PwC on January 1, 2020 to head Ampac Enterprises LLC to expand its real estate portfolio as well as its philanthropic endeavors.
“We are pleased to welcome Steven to our tax team. He is a highly regarded economist with experience advising companies across multiple industries on transfer pricing matters including planning, implementation, compliance and dispute resolution matters,” said Salim Rahim, chair of Baker McKenzie's North America Tax Practice.
Baker McKenzie's Tax Practice is one of the most highly rated and recommended among law firms worldwide. With more than 300 practitioners in North America and more than 1,000 globally, the Firm’s Tax group is known for the quality of its tax advice in transactions worldwide, as well as in global tax policy, transfer pricing, state and local taxes, indirect taxes, dispute resolution, and wealth management matters.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Steven to Baker McKenzie. The sophistication and complexity of his advisory work in the transfer pricing arena will be a boon to our clients and our market-leading tax practice,” said Colin Murray, Baker McKenzie's North America Chief Executive Officer.
Steven added, "I am very excited to join Baker McKenzie. Baker McKenzie has the best global platform to serve clients across the core areas, and I’m looking forward to contributing to the growth of the tax practice."
Steven received his BA and MBA in Economics from Dartmouth College. He is an Accredited Senior Appraiser of the American Society of Appraisers.