Mazars strengthens its Tax Department in Bern

Appointment of Ivo Gut as Partner

Berne, 19 September 2019 – Mazars announces the appointment of Ivo Gut as Partner and strengthens its presence in Bern by creating a tax department.

With the appointment of Ivo Gut, Mazars welcomes an expert in the field of VAT. Ivo Gut and his team thus complete the Bern team, an office opened by Mazars in April 2019.

Ivo Gut graduated in law from the University of Fribourg i. Ue. and is a tax expert in the field of VAT and customs duties. He has more than 28 years of professional experience in the field of taxation, notably at E&Y and KPMG. Ivo Gut is a member of the VAT Advisory Committee of the Federal Council and the VAT Subcommission of EXPERTsuisse and a lecturer at the Swiss Institute of Tax Law for VAT.

José Caneda, CEO of Mazars Switzerland, welcomes this appointment: "The creation of the tax department in Bern is a major element in our development project in the canton, which now allows us to offer our clients in-depth tax advice. We are pleased to welcome Ivo to our team, a recognized expert in tax consulting."