Peter Uebelhart 

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Head of Tax   

+41 58 249 42 24 

Location: Zurich 
Service: Tax, Legal, Business Outsourcing Services

Member of

the International Fiscal Association (IFA)

the Swiss Institute of Certified Accountants and Tax Consultants



Graduate in Business Administration (lic.oec.HSG)

Certified Tax Expert


Professional experience

Peter Uebelhart joined KPMG in January 2001. Since 2002 he has been a Partner of KPMG in Switzerland. He became Head of M&A Tax Switzerland in 2002 and Head of International Corporate Tax in Zurich in 2005. In 2012 he was appointed Head of Tax, Legal, BOS and became a member of the Executive Committee.


Prior to KPMG he has worked for 6 years in the tax practice of a large International Accounting Firm. Peter Uebelhart has profound knowledge and experience in Swiss and foreign tax structures as well as inbound, outbound and domestic M&A transactions and reorganizations. Furthermore, Peter Uebelhart has been engaged in many due diligence assignments. Apart from providing structuring services to clients he provides tax consulting to various clients regarding international as well as Swiss corporate tax matters. He has substantial expertise in the energy and electricity sector as well Diversified Industrials and Retail.


Sector expertise

Private Equity, Energy & Natural Resources, Diversified Industrials, Retail


Language skills




Executive Committee

Our business is organized on a partnership basis. The responsibility for leadership is borne by an Executive Committee that creates the framework conditions for the successful activities of all partners and employees, geared toward clients and markets.


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