Barış Demirel, Director
Barış Demirel, who started his career in 2014 as Manager in the customs and global trade service line in Deloitte Turkey, worked as customs expert at Turkish Customs Authority for 12 years. He provides customs advisory services to many local and multinational companies in various sectors, on mainly customs risks and risk mitigation, litigation, customs valuation, GATT / WTO agreements, rules of origin, VAT and indirect taxes, free trade zones, investment incentives, customs procedures, simplified customs programs, customs inspections and post clearance customs audits and export controls. He obtained bachelor’s degree on Business Administration from Middle East Technical University (Ankara), graduate degree on Maritime Economics & Logistics from Erasmus University (Rotterdam), and holds A class Customs Broker license. He is listed as a leading Indirect Tax Advisor by International Tax Review (ITR).