Vladimir Zivkovic

Vladimir Zivkovic

Senior Economist - Transfer Pricing Adviser
Baker & McKenzie Amsterdam N.V.
Not admitted to practice law in this jurisdiction

Biography

Vladimir Zivkovic is a senior economist in Baker McKenzie Amsterdam’s Transfer Pricing team. He has more than nine years of experience in transfer pricing and value chain analysis. Vladimir started his career in Canada and relocated to the Netherlands in 2011.

Practice Focus

Vladimir focuses on the transfer pricing aspects of supply chain structures, business restructurings and post-acquisition integrations.

He provides on-site coaching and implementation workshops to clients regarding planning and implementation of transfer pricing systems. Vladimir's experience includes transfer pricing planning and documentation, comparable searches, financial modelling and tax strategies, treasury and intra-group financial transactions, price setting and implementation of transfer pricing policies, transfer pricing analyses in connection with business restructuring projects, assistance to companies in Advance Pricing Agreement procedures as well as transfer pricing audits.

Education

  • McGill University, Montreal (Master of Arts , Economics) (2009)
  • Ryerson University (Bachelor of Arts , International Economics and Finance) (2007)

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Vladimir is a regular speaker at transfer pricing conferences, courses and seminars covering various transfer pricing topics.

He has lectured at the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation (IBFD) on the topics of intangibles and R&D activities, transfer pricing aspects of intra-group financial transactions and operating model value chains. 

Publications:

Co-author, "The OECD Draft on Low-Value Intragroup Services: A Comparison with Existing EU, U.S. and Dutch Guidance," Bloomberg BNA Transfer Pricing Report Journal, 5 February 2015

Events: 

Speaker, "Technology Intangibles," Baker McKenzie European Tax Conference, June 2016

Speaker, "European Tax Developments - UCC, BEPS and Transfer Pricing," Baker McKenzie Client Roadshow Houston - Dallas - Chicago, June 2016

Speaker, "Union Customs Code - BEPS, Transfer Pricing and Indirect Tax," Baker McKenzie Ahead of Tax Client Conference, April 2016

Lecturer, "Guarantees," Transfer Pricing and Intra-Group Financing, IBFD, December 2015