Magnus Pantzar joined EQT in January 2015 as Global Head of Tax and Structuring. He has over 15 years of experience of cross border tax projects. Magnus has a deep and broad knowledge in all aspects of Private Equity driven transaction such as Tax structuring & modelling, Tax Due Diligence, Management Participation Programs (MPP), Exit and IPO readiness and project management.
Prior to joining EQT, Magnus was between 2011 and 2014 a partner at EY in Stockholm, leading the Nordic Private Equity Transaction Tax team. Between 1998 and 2010 he was a tax advisor at PWC in Stockholm with focus on M&A tax transactions from 2004 and onwards. Magnus also spent almost two years at the London office during his employment with PWC. Between 1996 and 1998 he conducted Service at Swedish Administrative Courts in Jönköping and Stockholm.
Magnus holds a Master of Law degree from Lund University, Sweden.