Raquel Guevara leads MNKS’s tax practice. Before joining MNKS, Raquel spent over 10 years in a Big Four audit firm in Luxembourg and Spain. She is an industry expert with considerable experience in advising major international groups and private equity houses on diverse tax aspects of acquisitions, disposals and restructuring deals and the planning and implementation of cross-border tax-efficient structures.
She is specialised in international private equity fund structures and has experience in the alternative investment industry in Luxembourg focused on the structuring of Luxembourg intermediate holding structures between private equity houses, including management schemes and mainly (but not limited to) continental European targets. She has been involved in the development of tax-effective structures, in particular hybrid instruments designed for different kinds of investors and tailor-made management equity programmes for top-tier management. She has been equally active in cross-border group reorganisations and migrations, and in particular in the new technologies sector. She is also involved in the structuring of Luxembourg-based fund structures, assisting our investment funds team.