Chief Financial Officer
Mobile: +45 20 30 36 10
Chief Financial Officer
Mobile: +45 20 30 36 10
Sofie Cecilie Friis
Anna Sofie Burmeister-Sørensen
Partner, professor, dr.jur.
Mobile: +45 51 18 80 83
Professor, dr.jur. Niels Winther-Sørensen is an experienced tax advisor possessing in-depth expertise within a broad area of tax issues, including corporate taxation and international tax law. Niels offers his services to a broad range of clients, from leading MNEs, financial institutions, foundations, family offices, HNW individuals to private equity funds.
Through his impressive career (including 10 years as partner of leading Big 4 firms and as a tax law professor) Niels has gained extensive experience in finding practical solutions and solving the most difficult and complicated tax issues, even where others could not.
Niels has successfully conducted a number of important and principal tax cases before the tax authorities and the National Tax Tribunal, including as a representative of a number of the largest Danish and foreign companies and foundations.
In addition to his advisory services Niels has been appointed to numerous public honorable positions, including as the chairman of the Danish Tax Council (Ligningsrådet, now: Skatterådet) and a member of various expert committees set up by the Minister of Taxation including the Group Tax Committee (Sambeskatningsudvalget) and the Tax Law Council (Skatteretsrådet). Niels is currently the chairman of the Danish Tax Law Council (Skattelovrådet), which is advising the Danish Government on the tax legislation. The experience from the various councils and committees has given Niels an excellent network and a unique insight into the Danish tax authorities’ work at a strategic level.
Niels has been a member of the boards of different associations within Danish and International Tax Law and he is currently a member of the board of the Danish branch of IFA (International Fiscal Association).
2020 – Partner, CORIT Advisory
2019 – 2000 Equity Partner and Attorney (Advokat), Vistisen Falk Winther Advokatpartnerselskab
2013 – 2018 Equity Partner, PwC
2008 – 2013 Equity Partner, EY
2000 – 2008 Professor, Copenhagen Business School (CBS)
1991 – 2000 Ph.D.-student/Assistant professor/Associated Professor/Professor, Aarhus University
1989 – 1991 Assistant Attorney, Kromann Reumert Law Firm
2000 Dr.jur., Aarhus University
1989 Cand.jur., Aarhus University
2000 Awarded the Magnus Tax Prize
Louise Fjord Kjærsgaard
Senior Associate, Ph.D. Scholar.
Mobile: +45 51 21 05 20
Louise is specializing in international tax, corporate tax and the tax consequences of the digital economy, including blockchain technology, cloud computing and 3D printing.
2018 – Senior Associate, CORIT Advisory P/S
2018 – Visiting PhD., International Tax Program, New York University School of Law, New York, USA.
2015 – 2018 Associate, CORIT Advisory P/S
2017 – Ph.D. Fellow, Copenhagen Business School, Frederiksberg
2016 – Master of Business Administration and Commercial Law, Copenhagen Business School, Frederiksberg
2015 – London School of Economics and Political Science, Advanced Corporate Finance, United Kingdom
2014 – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Commercial Law, Copenhagen Business School, Frederiksberg
Senior Consultant, Master of Laws, LL.M.
Magnus generally advises on all elements relating to international global mobility taxation and associated fields of secondment and expatriation. In addition he provides advice on International hiring-out of labour, hydrocarbon taxation, entry/exit-taxation, compliance, payroll and tax returns for individuals as well as structure of assignments, BIK and incentives. Moreover, Magnus provides updates for IBFD’s ITA guide on taxation of individuals in Denmark. Lastly, he is also External Lecturer in tax law at Aarhus University.
2015 – Owner and CEO, United Tax Network – Denmark
2014 – Correspondent (ITA), taxation of individuals, IBFD
2011 – External Lecturer of tax law, Aarhus University / Arhus BSS
2014 – 2015 Director, United Tax Network – Denmark
2014 – Tax Manager, United Tax Network – Denmark
2010 – 2012 Senior Tax Consultant, United Tax Network – Denmark
2008 – 2010 Tax Consultant, United Tax Network – Denmark
2008 – Teaching assistant, finance, Aalborg University
2011 – Master of Laws (LL.M.). Aalborg University
2009 – Master of Business Administration and Commercial Law. Aalborg University
Henrik Guldhammer Nielsen
Senior Director, M.Sc. Business Administration and Commercial Law.
Phone: +45 20 53 23 73
Henrik Guldhammer Nielsen advises on all matters within corporate tax and international tax. He brings with him extensive experience from working for multinationals as in-house tax capacity (both in Denmark and abroad) as well as a tax consultant.
From many years of working in-house in tax departments of multinationals Henrik has built up vast expertise within a multitude of areas, such as structuring, strategy, transfer pricing and tax optimization from a global perspective.
He has built up hands on experience in setting up principal structures, group procurement structures, building and implementing transfer pricing strategies and IPR strategies. His experience further encompass knowledge of the day-to-day challenges faced by multinationals in the post BEPS tax environment.
In addition Henrik has gained broad experience in M&A processes, from the initial phase to actual implementation and integration.
2018- : Senior Director, CORIT Advisory
1998 – Master of Business Administration and Commercial Law. University of Aalborg
Peter Koerver Schmidt
Academic Advisor, Professor with special responsibilities, Ph.D.
Mobile: +45 23 63 85 88
Peter has experience on all matters within corporate tax and possesses significant technical and academic competences. He is broadly respected for his knowledge within international tax, M&A, corporate restructurings and anti-avoidance legislation. Moreover, Peter has extensive knowledge of EU tax law. In 2013 he successfully defended a PhD thesis concerning taxation of controlled foreign companies.
2019 Professor with special responsibilities, Law Department, Copenhagen Business School
2018 Academic Advisor, CORIT Advisory and CORIT Academic
2014 – 2018 Technical Advisor, CORIT Advisory and CORIT Academic
2016 – 2019 Associate Professor, Law Department, Copenhagen Business School
2016 Visiting Researcher at New York University, School of Law, The International Tax Program.
2013 – 2016 Assistant Professor, Copenhagen Business School, Law Department
2013 – 2014 Senior Associate, CORIT Advisory and CORIT Academic
2009 – 2013 Tax Manager, Deloitte, Cross Border Tax, Copenhagen
2008 – 2009 Senior Tax Consultant, Deloitte, Transaction Services (M&A)
2007 – 2008 Stagiaire, European Commission, Directorate-General for Taxation and Customs Union
2004 – 2007 Tax Consultant, Deloitte, Corporate Tax (Small and Medium sized Enterprises)
2004 – Legal Assistant, Bech-Bruun Law Firm, Tax Department
2013 – PhD in tax law, Copenhagen Business School, Law Department, Doctoral School of LIMAC
2012 – Visiting Scholar, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley Law School (Boalt Hall)
2005 – Master of Science in Business Administration and Commercial Law, Copenhagen Business School
2003 – Erasmus student, Universitá Commerciale L. Bocconi, Milan