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Chairman of the Board of Directors of PwC Switzerland
Dr Markus R. Neuhaus joined PwC in March 1985 and was admitted to the Partnership in July 1992. From1995 to 1998 he was Leader Tax and Legal Services Zurich and in 1996 he took over the leadership inEurope of Tax and Legal Services Mergers & Acquisitions. From 1999 to 2003 he was Global Leader of thisarea. From 2003 until June 2012 he held the position as CEO and Territory Senior Partner of PwCSwitzerland.
From 2005 until 2007 he was a member of the PwC Global Board, from 2007 to 2008 he was incharge of continental Europe, and since 2010 he has been a member of the Global Network Executive Team.Since July 2012 he is Chairman of the Board of Directors of PwC Switzerland.
Dr Markus R. Neuhaus is a member of the board and chairman of the tax Chapter of the Swiss Institute ofCertified Accountants and Tax Consultants, member of the board of économiesuisse, member of theFoundation board of Avenir Suisse, Chairman of the Public Affairs Committee of the Swiss-AmericanChamber of Commerce, a member of the Rotary Club and honorary auditor of the Zürcher Kunstgesellschaft.He also lectures at the ETH Zurich where he holds the title of Executive-in-Residence.
Dr Markus R. Neuhaus studied Law at the University of Zurich and received a doctorate in Law in 1988 (Hisdoctoral thesis was entitled "Taxation of income from shares"). He completed his second qualification asCertified Tax Consultant in 1990. He has also attended various management courses at international businessschools.Throughout his professional career Dr Markus R. Neuhaus has published professional articles on varioustopics and also lectured on numerous occasions on taxation matters.