Let's talk about corporate governance and tax avoidance.
The European Union after a three-year investigation has just hit Apple with a record-breaking tax bill of €13 billion (US$14.5 billion) plus interest. The European Commission (EC) asserted that Ireland granted the company illegal state aid over many years.
The decision, made by the European Commission’s competition department, is hugely controversial. Ireland must now recover the unpaid taxes in Ireland from Apple for the years 2003 to 2014 of up to €13 billion, plus interest.
What are the corporate governance lessons that should be taken away from this ruling?
Join us as we discuss one of the most trending topics in global corporate governance.
Feature Speaker: Dr. Shahzad Ansari
Dr. Ansari is a Professor of Strategy & Innovation at Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge. Professor Ansari's expertise in executive education includes strategic management, corporate governance, social innovation, and corporate social responsibility, technological and business model innovation. He has contributed to executive education programs in many organizations and is a member of the prestigious Cambridge Corporate Governance Network (CCGN).
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