22/23 MARCH 2017: Investing in Germany

A successful investment requires an understanding of the economic profile as well as the legal and tax framework of the investment country.

 

In cooperation with the German law firm Görg (贵珂), ECOVIS Beijing invites you to attend an interdisciplinary seminar on Investing in Germany from a legal perspective. 

 

ECOVIS Beijing partners and founders Grace Shi and Richard Hoffmann will introduce you to the main application procedures for subsidies and the tax implications of your investment in Germany. For ensuring a safe transaction, important issues, such as tax due diligence and other typical pitfalls will be discussed.

 

GÖRG speakers Florian Wolff and Jia Ding will provide you with the latest trends of Sino-German and Sino-European M&A transactions.

 

GÖRG (贵珂) is one of the biggest independent business law offices in Germany. They have offices in 6 cities with 270 lawyers. Their work mainly focuses on giving advises in the core areas of business law.

 

BEIJING

 

When: Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Time:

4pm – 7pm

Where:

German Centre Beijing

DRC Liangmaqiao Diplomatic Office Building,

11th floor, Tower D1,

19 Dongfang East Road, Chaoyang District

 

北京市朝阳区东方东路19号 

DRC亮马桥外交办公大楼

D1座1101A室 

100600

 

Speakers: 

Grace Shi 

Richard Hoffmann 霍毅

Florian Wolff 王甫安

Dr. Jia Ding 丁佳

Language:

Chinese, German, English

Registration 

Deadline:

 

Monday, 20 March 2017

 

 

TIANJIN

 

When: Thursday, 23 March 2017
Time:

4pm – 7pm

Where:

The Executive Center Logo

 

The Executive Centre

Tianjin World Financial Center

Level 41, 2 Dagubei Road,

Heping District, Tianjin

300022

 

德事商务中心

中国天津市

和平区大沽北路2号

天津环球金融中心41层

300022

The Executive Center QR Code

Speakers: 

Grace Shi 

Richard Hoffmann 霍毅

Florian Wolff 王甫安

Dr. Jia Ding 丁佳

Language:

Chinese, German, English

Registration 

Deadline:

Monday, 20 March 2017

 

Registration: E-Mail to socialmedia@ecovis-beijing.com

 

The seminar will cover the following topics

 

  • Tax implications of investment in Germany
  • How to apply for subsidies
  • Typical tax Due Diligence findings & issues
  • Typical pitfalls
  • M&A in Germany

 

 

Speaker:

 

Grace Shi

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CPA, CTA, MBA, Partner ECOVIS Beijing

Grace Shi is a partner at ECOVIS Beijing. She has over 15 years of experience in accounting, auditing, and tax advisory services in both international accounting firms and large domestic corporations. She has an international MBA and a US Global Finance Master’s degree. Since 2001, she is a Chinese Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and since 2002 a Chinese Certified Taxation Agent (CTA). Before joining Ecovis she was the head of a leading international firm in Beijing for more six years and the CFO of a local company with more than 1000 employees. She is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese. For more information, please contact: grace.shi@ecovis-beijing.com

 


 

 

 

Richard Hoffmann

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Consultant, Lawyer, Partner ECOVIS Beijing

 

Richard Hoffmann is a Co-Founder and Partner at ECOVIS Beijing, Founder of the Heidelberg office and Board Member of ECOVIS International. Richard obtained an honor’s degree in law in Germany and worked for various prestigious law firms in Germany, America, and China. In addition to being a member of the board of ECOVIS International, he is Supervisor for the China business of a respected German company and shares his extensive knowledge to students by teaching commercial law in China at SRH Hochschule Heidelberg. Richard has published more than fifty articles in international magazines, frequently speaks at high profile events in China and abroad and is often invited as a legal expert by international TV and radio stations such as CCTV or Reuters. For more information, please contact: richard.hoffmann@ecovis-beijing.com

 

 

 

 


 

Florian Wolff

Wolff Florian 

Lawyer & Partner, GÖRG

 

Florian Wolff is a partner of GÖRG with over 20 years of experience. He mainly focuses on Mergers & Acquisitions, Competition, Commercial, and Health advisory. Before working with GÖRG he worked briefly in Russia and is a trusted advisor for many Eastern European clients. He is fluent in English, German and Russian. He primarily focusses on cross-border business between China and Europe in Automotive, Real Estate, IT and Telecommunication, Biotechnology, Financial Institutions and Savings Bank industries. For more information, please contact: fwolff@goerg.de

 

Dr. Jia Ding

Ding Jia 

Legal Council China Desk, GÖRG

 

Dr. Jia Ding works as legal council for the China Desk of GÖRG. She studied law at Nankai University in Tianjin (China) before making her Doctor Degree at the University of Tübingen (Germany). She is specialized in Mergers & Acquisitions and corporate law. She is fluent in English and Chinese (Mandarin), and German. 


For more information, please contact: jding@goerg.de