Joel Zernask

Head of Tax & Legal Services
Joel Zernask

Head of Tax and Legal Services at KPMG Baltics, Joel Zernask has more than 11 years of experience in tax advisory for various Estonian and international clients. Prior joining KPMG Joel worked in the areas of TV media, legal consultation and environmental protection. His key areas of experience are tax advisory on Estonian and international tax issues, he is mainly focused on mergers & acquisitions and international structuring. Joel has been leading and acting as a tax specialist in numerous advisory projects involving multinational corporations and local enterprises, including the majority of Estonia's largest business groups and listed companies. He has participated in several cross-border projects within KPMG international network. Joel has been advising clients from different sectors – energy, transit, retail, production, banking and insurance, etc. He is a frequent lecturer in seminars and conferences and commentator of tax subjects in media.

Education:
LL.B., Law, Concordia International University Estonia (2001)