Practice Areas

Transfer pricing, Business restructurings, Corporate and International taxation

Languages

Greek, English and French


Elina Filippou is a tax partner heading our transfer pricing practice. She joined the firm in 2004.

Elina specializes in transfer pricing, business restructurings and corporate international tax. She has been advising on the design and implementation of transfer pricing policies, including documentation and reporting requirements, ever since the introduction of transfer pricing documentation rules in Greece, in 2008. She has worked with groups active in a number of industries, including pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, food & beverage, technology, IT & software, music & entertainment and retail businesses.

She has developed a broad expertise in the design and implementation of intra-group corporate restructurings, including in post-merger situations, in the light of the outcome of the OECD BEPS project and related domestic legislation. Allocation of profits to Greek permanent establishments of foreign enterprises is also a topic on which Elina and her team commonly advises.

She in engaged in the negotiation of bilateral APAs involving the Greek tax authorities and has extensive experience on transfer pricing audits and related controversy.

Elina is admitted before the Court of Appeals and works in Greek, English and French.

Education

University of Athens, Faculty of Law (LL.B.)

University College London (LL.M. in Banking and Finance Law, 2002)

Athens University of Economics and Business (Post-graduate Diploma in Tax law, 2004)