Global Mobility webcast: Global Trends in Business Travel - Tax and Legal blog

GES Webcast on Global trends in Business Travel_banner

Our webcast was hosted on Thursday, 17 May 2018 from 4-5 pm (CET) which examines the current regulatory landscape for international business travellers, and the steps many employers are taking to centralise ownership, improve governance and compliance.

Key highlights:

  • The global trends driving increased risk in relation to business travel
  • The growing regulatory burden on employers and employees, and the increased efforts by authorities to enforce these regulations
  • The complexities of the EU Posted Workers Enforcement Directive when applied to intra-European business travel
  • How to establish central oversight of your global business travel population
  • Current market best practice - prioritising compliance risks, quantifying costs and addressing duty of care considerations

To listen to this webcast, request a recording now.

For more information related to business travellers, please contact Jake or Tabea.


Renaat Van den Eeckhaut – Partner, Global Employer Services Leader Switzerland and EMEA

Renaat leads the Global Employer Services (GES) Practice for Deloitte Switzerland and EMEA. He specialises in international assignment and cross-border employment matters and advises on tax, social security and international mobility policies. Renaat has nearly 20 years of experience with Deloitte Belgium and Switzerland and has worked with many companies across a broad range of industries. Renaat holds a Master in Law and Accounting Law and has authored many publications on international taxation.



David Wigersma - Partner, Global Employer Services

David has 20 years of experience in the area of international corporate and individual taxation planning. He specialises in addressing the complex compliance needs of a cross-border workforce with varied elements of compensation.


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Jake Higgitt - Senior Manager, Global Employer Services

Jake has 11 years’ experience in the field of Global Mobility, working with clients in all industries and of all sizes. He is the global engagement lead on two of the Swiss firm’s largest tax engagements, responsible for coordinating the provision of services globally. Jake leads our Business Travel Services offering in Switzerland, and is a Global Advantage technology specialist within our national practice. Jake will act as a Business Travel Services Lead for Deloitte, advising on all aspects of management of your business travellers and project workers.


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Tabea Nyfeler - Senior Manager, Global Employer Services

Tabea is a recognized expert in the fields of international tax and social security planning. She leads our international social security team in Switzerland. Over her career, she has acquired experience in a number of other areas of reward and mobility, including : global employment taxes, rewards, equity based compensation and pensions. Moreover, she has considerable experience in managing global mobility projects for multinational companies across a broad range of industries. Tabea is a Certified Tax Advisor and has authored publications on international tax and social security law.



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