Michael Brevetta has 17 years of experience as a lawyer and compliance professional focusing on International Taxation, Tax Information Reporting, and Financial Services Regulation. In his most recent role as Head of Tax Compliance at Standard Chartered Bank, Michael led a Central Compliance team which oversaw the bank’s operations over 60 jurisdictions, ensuring its compliance with applicable Tax Transparency and Automatic Exchange of Tax Information Regimes.
Prior to his time at Standard Chartered Bank, Michael headed the Singapore-based Information Reporting/Withholding Practice at PwC. He also advised on compliance with cross-border tax and regulatory requirements in various financial institutions in the Banking/Capital Markets, Asset Management, and Insurance sectors.
Previously he worked in International Tax at Deloitte in the US, and as a tax and trusts lawyer.
Michael is a Chair of the Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association’s (ASIFMA) Common Reporting Standard (CRS) Working Group. He is a lawyer licensed in the State of Florida and is a member of the American Bar Association and The Florida Bar.