Richard J. Wuermli

Richard J. Wuermli, Certified Tax Expert with Federal Diploma, joined Deloitte & Touche in 1987 in Zurich and in 1989 was named Partner-in-Charge of the tax and legal department. In 1998 he founded TAX EXPERT International AG in Zurich and Zug and was named Managing Partner. He is a recognized author and speaker and has addressed various national and international tax conferences. He is the author of numerous articles on Swiss and international taxation, and has contributed to the IBFD's loose-leaf publication The International Guide to Mergers and Acquisitions. He is also the author of Mergers and Acquisitions in Switzerland — National and Transnational, published by IBFD (Amsterdam and Vienna). Mr. Wuermli is a member of the old and traditional guild Kãmbel in Zurich, which was established in 1536. He is also a member of the International Fiscal Association, the International Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the Swiss Accounting and Fiduciary Association.