Wuyts, a proven tax expert and leader, joins the firm from
Bekaert, a Belgian based multinational corporation. He has more
than 20 years of experience in leading tax functions on a
national and international scale.
In his new role, Wuyts will be responsible for further
expanding the WTS Global network and strengthening ties among
the member firms. He will focus on developing the existing
global service lines and establishing new ones in order to
further promote the content-based and structural integration of
network firms under one umbrella. He will also lead the central
management team which provides quality management, knowledge
management, business development, marketing and communication
support for WTS Global.
In addition to his previous role at Bekaert, Wuyts has
worked for the Belgian government, Arthur Andersen, Levi
Strauss & Co, Baxter and Agfa-Gevaert. He has specific
expertise in tax-related consultancy for restructurings and
M&A transactions. In addition, Wuyts has long been
committed to developing future tax leaders, and has established
a tax leadership programme offered at the CEDEP (European
Centre for Executive Development) campus in Fontainebleau in
France and in Silicon Valley, US.