Project Description

PARTNER

Janja Ovsenik

Partner and Head of the Tax Department

She is certified tax specialist at the Slovenian Institute of Audit. She focuses on International Tax Structuring, Due Diligence, Transfer pricing and VAT. While working at PwC Luxembourg, Janja provided Tax Structuring advice to American clients with holding and financing structures and Intellectual property in Luxembourg. While working in-house for major multinational companies, she was responsible for major projects related to R&D, branding and corporate service fees. She was an active member of all key finance and risk committees and led the response to significant audits in various territories. When advising clients, Janja combines her extensive professional knowledge with in-depth understanding of client needs.

Experience

2001-2002 Trainee at RAM 2, accounting department, Ljubljana
2002-2004 Advisor at ConFidas, Ljubljana
2004-2007 Senior Associate rising to Senior Tax Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ljubljana
2007-2007 Manager in International Tax Structuring Department, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Luxembourg
2007-2011 Tax Manager at ArcelorMittal, Luxembourg
2011-2016 Head of Tax at Aperam, previously stainless-steel business of ArcelorMittal, Luxembourg
2016-2020 Director in International Services Department at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Luxembourg
2020- Tax Partner at Law Firm Miro Senica and Attorneys

Education

1997 Magister Artium in German Linguistics, English Literature and Psychology at Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich, Germany
2001 Certified State translator for German Language
2002 Exchange program. University of Glasgow, Department of Accounting and Finance
2002 Master of Science in International Economics, University of Ljubljana
2006 Certified Tax Specialist, Slovenian Institute of Audit, Ljubljana