Seema SharmaHead of Tax at NETWORK INTERNATIONAL PLC
Seema has around 18 years of international tax experience, having worked with the Big 4 accounting firms in various locations, including the UAE, India, UK and US. She moved to the Middle East with Ernst & Young to establish its Transfer Pricing Practice; educating and assisting MENA based clients plan, strategize and document their Transfer Pricing needs. Having worked in practice for many years, Seema pursued an in-house role with an engineering and construction company to oversee its global tax compliance, GCC VAT readiness and tax audit issues. Currently, she manages the global tax requirements for Network International, a payment processing service provider. In this role, Seema prepared Network for the introduction of VAT in the UAE, assisted the company to plan and comply with taxes as it pursues its growth strategies through getting listed on the UK stock exchange, various acquisitions and entry into new markets. She also ensures complete compliance with local filing requirements, tax audits and tax regulations.