Reshma C Sharma
Indirect Tax Director and ME Environmental, Social and Governance Tax Leader
Emaar Square, Building 2
United Arab Emirates
Reshma is a Director with over 15 years of Indirect Tax and Global Trade Advisory experience and is currently based in Deloitte UAE. Her clients include global organizations in the oil and gas, commodity trading sector, infrastructure, automobiles, and major financial institutions.
Reshma’s current focus in customs led tax transformation project. She has been in Middle East for more than 3 years and advises major national oil companies and GCC headquartered global businesses on global trade advisory matters.
She specializes in Customs and Global Trade Advisory and, has extensive experience in VAT and excise/energy taxes. Reshma has also worked with ‘bulge bracket’ investment banking institutions as the lead indirect tax adviser for their energy and commodities and investment banking business. She has advised on international trading supply chains and managed the processes and controls in relation to customs and excise risks. She has led international projects covering customs and global trade issues in various jurisdictions and has advised on complex global indirect tax and customs risk reviews.
Reshma is a CTA from the Chartered Institute of Taxation in the UK and also holds a Master’s degree in the area of International Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London.