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Bas Bolkenstein

Baker & McKenzie Amsterdam N.V.


Bas Bolkenstein is an associate with the Baker McKenzie Amsterdam Transfer Pricing team. He has mainly been involved in tax effective supply chain management and larger corporate restructuring assignments. In addition he assists clients in transfer pricing audit defense.

He joined the Baker McKenzie Amsterdam Transfer Pricing team in August of 2015. At his previous firm, as part of the Energy Team, he assisted mainly North and South American clients in the oil & gas industry and large US based investment funds.

Practice Focus

Bas not just focuses on transfer pricing in isolation, but also focuses on the interaction with corporate and international tax law. As such he has a broad including oil & gas, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, shipping and finance.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Involved in redesign of European distribution structure for large multinational in sports apparel.

  • Involved in EU expansion of US consumer product company.

  • Involved in set up of audit defense strategy for Amsterdam based multinational.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Dutch Association of Tax Advisors


  • Amsterdam~Netherlands (2016)


  • English
  • German