Lorena has over seventeen year’s professional experience with global firms in both Australia and Latin America. Her experience includes assisting Grant Thornton International with the coordination of the Transfer Pricing practice, globally. Lorena is a Partner heading the Sydney and Brisbane transfer pricing practices for Grant Thornton, advising clients on Transfer Pricing issues and international tax planning. She has extensive experience in assisting corporates involved in the technology, retail and e-commerce sectors, plan their transfer pricing and tax optimisation strategies, particularly in scenarios where corporates are looking to expand into overseas markets in the US, China, Europe and the Asia-Pacific regions.
The panel will identify and explore the areas of continuing uncertainty in the transfer pricing landscape following the High Court’s rejection of special leave in Glencore. The panel will also provide insights on the ATO’s areas of focus in transfer pricing and consider alternative avenues of challenge available including Part IVA and diverted profits tax as an extension of transfer pricing.