Dan Axelsen Ph.D.


Dan Axelsen, Ph.D., is a Partner in the Transfer Pricing Group of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Currently based in Jakarta and specializing in transfer pricing as an economist, Dan has experience across most industry types including O&G, financial services, consumer products, retail, media, industrial products, technology, and telecom. He has worked on all key transaction types including the valuation of intangible property and the pricing of all types of financial transactions. Significant dispute resolution experience both in the U.S. and around the globe.
Dan specializes in the design and implementation of complex economic models used in the context of transfer pricing practice. Axelsen assists clients with transfer pricing planning and documentation and has published extensively in economics. 

Prior to joining PWC in 2007, Dan spent three years as a research economist with ERS Group where he managed large scale litigation cases in the employment discrimination and wage and hour areas of U.S. law. There he managed a team of SAS programmers and research analysts to prepare testimony on such cases or to assist in compensation/promotion planning for large scale U.S. companies. Dan was also an assistant professor of Economics at Whitworth College.

Ph.D., Economics, Washington State University - College of Business & Economics

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
889 T.M., Transfer Pricing: Economic, Managerial, and Accounting Principles (co-author)