Gerben Weistra is a senior consultant to Charles River Associates, based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He has 18 years of professional consulting experience with a primary focus on international tax and transfer pricing. During his career, he has provided economic analyses and advice to companies and governments on a range of complex international tax, transfer pricing, and valuation issues.
He has performed and directed transfer pricing engagements in a variety of situations, including planning, documentation, audit and litigation, and advance pricing agreements. His experience includes developing, analyzing, and implementing transfer pricing strategies; addressing operational aspects and practical implications of transfer pricing; providing economic analysis and preparing documentation for compliance, audit and litigation; advice on documentation strategies; advice on permanent establishment profit allocation and branch capital allocation matters; transfer pricing for financial transactions; and identification and valuation of intangible assets.
Mr. Weistra was named as top transfer pricing adviser in the most recent Transfer Pricing Expert Guide by Euromoney / Legal Media Group. Prior to joining Charles River Associates in 2006, he worked as a senior economist at IntraPrice and LECG and as a tax advisor with PwC.
MA, Fiscal Economics, Groningen University