Bob Michel is a researcher of IBFD's Global Tax Treaty Commentaries (GTTC) project. He received master’s degrees in Law (2007) and in Business Management (2008) from the University of Leuven (KU Leuven) and further obtained a post-graduate degree in Belgian Tax Law (2008) from the Free University of Brussels (ULB). In 2009, he received his Adv LLM in International and European Tax Law from Tilburg University.
Furthermore, Bob joined IBFD in 2009 and is a regular contributor to its publications in the fields of Belgian, European and international tax law. Additionally, he is currently engaged in PhD dissertation research on the topic of the principle of reciprocity and bilateral tax treaties.