Katsaros Vasilis

Katsaros Vasilis is our exclusively recommended Corporate Services expert in Greece on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Katsaros directly using the contact details listed above.

Katsaros was brought up in Athens and his family originates from Peloponnese. Katsaros finished a public school of Athens, and got his Accounting diploma from the Technological Educational Institute in 2001. Katsaros also competed a course on Economics and Business Administration at the Greek Open University of Economics in 2004. Katsaros did his training at Romaneas Accountants, as an assistant accountant and continued as a freelancer accountant until 2002, when he founded Taxspirit Business Consulting Company.

Katsaros Vasilis’ motto is ‘The Sky is The Limit’. Katsaros is married and has one son and one daughter.

Firm Overview:

Taxspirit Business Consulting Company is an Athens-based firm specialising in business consulting, tax advisory, tax planning and tax representation for foreign companies.

Taxspirit Business Consulting Company is a member of the Athens Chamber of Tradesmen, a member of the Economic Chamber of Greece, as well being Certified Accountants in Greece.

Greek and English are fluent languages at Taxspirit Business Consulting Company, which allows us to offer services to companies from around the globe.

Roland Jones

Roland Jones is the Founder of Axebridge Corporate Services Limited and has more than 25 years of experience in the areas of Banking, Trusts, Accounting, Wealth Management and International Financial Services. As CEO and Managing Director for the Group, Roland is responsible for the strategic leadership and management of the Group. Roland sits on the board of the Axebridge Group of Companies and STEP Caribbean Conference Limited.

He is a chartered accountant, banker and a professional trust professional. Roland is a member of the Certified General Accountants of Canada (CGA), the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados (ICAB), the Institute of Canadian Bankers (ICB), the Canadian Tax Foundation. Roland is the Regional Chair of STEP Caribbean and Latin America and was a recent recipient of the STEP Founder’s Award for Outstanding Achievement. Roland has published several articles on trusts and corporate issues for the STEP journal.

Firm Overview:

The Axebridge philosophy is to become a global partner for our clients through various initiatives including structuring and wealth management corporate and private client solutions based on respect, risk management and a thorough understanding of each client’s business and planning model.

We understand that our international clients are driven by the need to continuously grow and understand, creating and sustaining wealth for their families and shareholders and are willing to examine alternative, sometimes out-of the-box solutions to achieve cost efficient and reliable efforts in this regard. We also understand that a partner means not only sharing the successes but helping to resolve some of the failures where is most needed.

Chinedu Ozor

Chinedu Ozor graduated from the University of Abuja (LL.B Hons, 2004), and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2005. He oversees the local establishment of foreign companies and corporate compliance with regulatory and statutory requirements. He provides immigration advisory and support to DCSL’s clients. Chinedu has been a member of the team of various corporate governance engagements including board evaluation, and remuneration bench-marking as well as due diligence engagements. He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association and the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, UK.

Firm Overview:

Vision
To be the preferred corporate services provider in Nigeria.

Mission
The pursuit of excellence in service delivery.

Core Values
Integrity, Professionalism, Team Work, Accountability, Respect for Self and Others.

Why Choose DCSL?

  • We possess core competencies in our service areas, which we have acquired over several years.
  • We have sustained relationships with various regulators to create value for our clients.
  • We have an impressive portfolio of diverse clients across various sectors of the Nigerian economy.
  • We deliver value on a competitive fee arrangement, which is both time and value based.

Fabio Gasperoni

Mr. Fabio GASPERONI has 12+ years of experience assisting clients – from solopreneurs, digital nomads and startup founders to multinational groups and investment firms as well as international families – creating and maintaining affordable and efficient corporate structures.

After studying Business Administration and Law at Milan’s Bocconi University and Business Administration at Wits Business School in Johannesburg, he worked as international tax advisor at Ernst & Young in Luxembourg and subsequently at a major Corporate Service Provider in Luxembourg where he created and headed the Corporate and Wealth Structuring Department.

He has been a Trusts & Estates Practitioner since 2010 and served as partner at Maprima Luxembourg since 2013.

Corporate Services:

Maprima can provide a business address and one or more directors, but we can also support your company with all kinds of legal, tax and administrative matters, such as:

  • organizing shareholders’ meetings, including preparation of the minutes hereof
  • preparing shareholders’ and board resolutions
  • preparing powers of attorney in combination with the review of the transaction
  • opening bank accounts and handling domestic and international payments
  • complying with the reporting obligations towards tax and other authorities
  • preparing loan and other agreements
  • liaising with external advisors, auditors, lawyers and notaries

In addition to these corporate services, Maprima can also handle the bookkeeping and administration for your company, prepare interim financial reports, the annual accounts and the annual publication report, and prepare the annual corporate income tax return and periodic VAT returns. We appreciate however that you may already have your own consultants who handle these matters for you. In that case, we will of course gladly cooperate with your advisors and assist them where necessary.

Maprima:

Maprima is an independent boutique advisory firm with offices in The Netherlands, Luxembourg and Belgium.

Fully licensed by the Dutch Central Bank and the Luxembourg OEC, Maprima has been advising and servicing international clients and wealthy individuals & families since 1999.

Maprima’s client portfolio consists of listed companies, private (family) businesses and investment funds (hedge funds, pension funds). With some clients Maprima has developed decade-long relationships, whereas others only required support during their start-up stage or for specific projects.

In the offices in Maastricht, Luxembourg and Antwerp a team of more than 20 legal and financial professionals works together closely with the clients and their families.

Through the various service lines Maprima has been assisting and coordinating clients in both a corporate as well as in a private setting. The common denominator is always to unburden clients. Maprima is set up and managed by professionals who are actively engaged in everyday client-service. The absence of overhead allows Maprima to offer its services at competitive fees.

Theo Coulen

Theo Coulen has been a Partner at Maprima since 2005 and has more than 20 years experience as a tax adviser. He served as Member of various Management Boards of internationally operating companies. Mr. Coulen started his career at Arthur Andersen and served at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu and ZR Belastingadviseurs. At Andersen and Deloitte, Mr. Coulen specialised in international and national corporate income tax. He applied this knowledge to internationally related tax issues for wealthy individuals at ZR Belastingadviseurs.

Mr. Coulen practised all aspects of tax law and was responsible for clients listed at stock exchanges as well as wealthy individuals. He holds a University degree in Tax Law from the University of Maastricht with a specialisation in European and International Tax Law.

Firm Overview:

Maprima is an independent boutique firm with offices in The Netherlands, Luxembourg and Belgium.

Fully licensed by the Dutch Central Bank and the Luxembourg OEC, Maprima has been advising and servicing international clients and wealthy individuals & families since 1999.

Maprima’s client portfolio consists of listed companies, private (family) businesses and investment funds (hedge funds, pension funds). With some clients Maprima has developed decade-long relationships, whereas others only required support during their start-up stage or for specific projects.

In the offices in Maastricht, Luxembourg and Antwerp a team of more than 20 legal and financial professionals works together closely with the clients and their families.

Through the various service lines Maprima has been assisting and coordinating clients in both a corporate as well as in a private setting. The common denominator is always to unburden clients. Maprima is set up and managed by professionals who are actively engaged in everyday client-service. The absence of overhead allows Maprima to offer its services at competitive fees.

Konstantin Vassilev

Vassilev & Partners Law Firm is a dynamic and business-oriented law practice that provides high quality legal services to local and foreign corporate clients. We support entities already established in the Bulgarian market, as well as foreign investors who strive to start and develop their activities locally in an unimpeded manner.

Our main focus is the provision of legal services to international projects in the area of corporate and financial law, real estate and litigation. We provide a full range of legal analyses and due diligence investigations, legal advisory, legal subscription services, participation in negotiations, legal representation before judicial and extrajudicial institutions, state officials and third parties.

In addition to the legal services we offer you wide range of tax and accounting services to provide efficient solutions for the overall management of your business.

We have a network of local and foreign partners with whom we share expertise in order to ensure the legal completion of complex international projects. Our goal is to provide you with the right decisions in any situation especially where interaction with legal, financial and tax advisors from different jurisdictions is needed.

We offer you comprehensive legal services based on expertise, responsible and personally engaged approach. We take to heart your business interests and get to the core of the matter. Our goal is to fully satisfy your requirements and expectations.

We provide our services in Bulgarian, English, German, French and Russian.

Practice:

– General Corporate Services
– Financial Institutions and Regulations
– Corporate Lending
– Mergers and Acquisitions
– Capital Markets
– Insolvency
– Legal Analysis on Properties
– Real Estate
– Lease of Properties
– Antitrust Law
– Insurance
– Intellectual and Industrial Property
– Litigation
– Alternative dispute resolution
– Arbitration

Education:

– Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Master of Laws
– Goethe University, Institute for Law and Finance, Master of Laws in Finance, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Memberships:

– Sofia Bar Association
– German-Bulgarian Chamber of Industry and Commerce
– Bulgarian-Swiss Chamber of Commerce
– Bulgarian-Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
– British Bulgarian Business Association
– Confindustria Bulgaria

Languages:

– Bulgarian
– English
– German
– French
– Russian