|07 August, 2018

KPMG in Qatar appoints new partner to lead tax practice

Henzen is a senior tax partner who joined KPMG from another Big4 Consulting firm

KPMG in Qatar appoints new partner to lead tax practice

Professional services firm, KPMG in Qatar has recently appointed a new Partner, Barbara Henzen, to lead the business’ Tax and Corporate Services department.

Henzen is a senior tax partner who joined KPMG from another Big4 Consulting firm in her native Switzerland and has more than 20 years of experience in international and national tax law.

On Henzen’s appointment, Ahmed Abu-Sharkh – Country Senior Partner, KPMG in Qatar said: “We continue to invest heavily in our Tax and Corporate Services offering, bringing on board talented senior professionals to strengthen the team. I am delighted that Barbara has joined us, bringing a wealth of experience to our clients in Qatar.”


On joining the firm Henzen noted: “Qatar is a great country with tremendous business opportunities. I am pleased to have joined KPMG in Qatar to support the country’s businesses and organisations, and our staff.”

Henzen holds a Master of Law degree from the University of Berne, is an Attorney-at-Law (1998) and a Certified Swiss Tax Advisor (2002). Besides her consulting work, she acts as a frequent speaker at external and internal seminars. She is also an author of various tax publications.


For further information, contact:
Joanne Harris – Communications Manager
KPMG in Qatar
Mob: +974 33878017
Ph: +974 4457 6444 

About KPMG: 

KPMG is a global network of professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 154 countries and have 200,000 people working in member firms around the world. The independent member firms of the KPMG network are affiliated with KPMG International Cooperative ("KPMG International"), a Swiss entity. Each KPMG firm is a legally distinct and separate entity and describes itself as such.

KPMG in Qatar is a member firm of KPMG global network of firms.  Established in the state of Qatar in 1978, the firm has been growing in stature and reputation ever since.  KPMG in Qatar provides audit, tax, and advisory services to a wide array of clients operating in different sectors.

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