Ted KeenManaging Director at DUFF & PHELPS
Ted Keen has joined Duff & Phelps as a managing director in the London office and leads our European Transfer Pricing practice. He brings more than 24 years of experience, advising multinational clients on transfer pricing matters in the US, the UK, Europe, Africa and Asia. A Ph.D. economist, Ted specializes in developing pragmatic solutions to complex transfer pricing issues, often involving IP with a complicated history of development. He has led numerous engagements with multinationals operating in diverse sectors including life sciences, agribusiness, mining and minerals, engineering and consulting services, and industrial products. Ted began his transfer pricing career with KPMG in Los Angeles. After three years there, he moved to KPMG’s London office and became partner two years later. In 2005 he joined the Ballentine Barbera group to lead their European Transfer Pricing practice, a position he continued to hold after their acquisition by Charles River Associates International. In 2009 Ted joined Ernst & Young, where as a partner he was on the global leadership team for transfer pricing in the life sciences, mining and minerals and agribusiness sectors. Prior to joining Duff & Phelps, Ted retired from EY to establish his own transfer pricing consultancy business. Ted’s specific experience in the tobacco industry includes his defense against aggressive tax authority audits of several multinational tobacco businesses operating in sub-Saharan Africa. Ted has contributed to numerous papers on transfer pricing, has spoken at numerous conference around the world, and has been recognized as one of the World’s Leading Transfer Pricing Experts. He graduated with a B.S.Ch.E. from Case Western University and received his Ph.D. from the Claremont Graduate University.