Eugene GayHead of Tax, Asia Pacific at MARSH MCLENNAN
Eugene is the Head of Tax, Asia Pacific for Marsh McLennan (“MM”), the world's leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. Prior to joining MM, Eugene started his career in tax consulting before assuming regional tax lead roles in various companies and industries – oil & gas, private equity & asset management, business software & services, and pharmaceuticals & consumer healthcare. Eugene has close to 25 years of experience dealing with corporate taxes, indirect taxes, individual income taxes, transfer pricing, mergers & acquisitions, business restructuring, investments involving equity and debt financing, etc.
Eugene is a Board member and Chapter Representative of the Tax Executives Institute (“TEI”), Asia Chapter. The TEI is the preeminent association of in‐house tax professionals worldwide. Today, the TEI has nearly 7,000 members in 57 separate chapters worldwide.
Apart from the above, Eugene is also currently a member of the Singapore Tax Academy’s Curriculum and Examination Development Committee, a member of the Singapore Income Tax Board of Review, and a mentor with the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women’s “Mentoring for Women in Business” Programme. From February 2016 to March 2017, Eugene was also a Team Leader within the Study of Tax Ecosystem & Practices in Singapore (STEPS) Committee commissioned by the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore.