More about: Ryan Killoran

>   Taxation of domestic and cross border financial instruments and investment products

>   Private equity fund formation and tax structuring for international investment funds

>   Private equity deal structuring

>   Mergers, acquisitions and reorganisations of corporate entities

>   Share scheme formation and tax advice

>   International tax planning for corporates including:

·       controlled foreign companies

·       double tax agreements

·       Financial services taxation

·       offshore acquisition financing structuring

·       foreign trusts

·       transfer pricing and thin capitalisation

>   Taxation of local and offshore trusts


>   Tax litigation, alternative dispute resolution and settlements

Ryan is an admitted as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa and has over 8 years' experience, having spent time at PwC and Webber Wentzel advising on financial services, mergers and acquisitions and international tax matters.

Qualifications include:

B Com LLB (University of Johannesburg)

Higher Diploma in Tax Law (Wits)

Higher Diploma in International Taxation (University of Johannesburg)


2015: Director, Werksmans

>   Recipient of best student award in the Higher Diploma in International Tax

>   Guest lecturer for the MCom Taxation and PG Dip International Tax courses at the University of Johannesburg


>   Guest lecturer on the South African aspects of various IBFD training courses