Peter Hongler is a lecturer at the University of Zurich and his areas of expertise are international and Swiss tax law, fields in which he has published a dissertation and several articles. He was a postdoctoral researcher at IBFD.
He is regularly invited to present at conferences and seminars on both international and Swiss taxation and has been appointed as a national reporter for Switzerland on several occasions.
He holds a PhD in Tax Law from the University of Zurich (2011) and he graduated from the University of Bern with a master’s degree in Law in 2008 and a bachelor’s degree in Law in 2007.
Prior to joining IBFD, he was a tax lawyer at a major law firm in Switzerland for several years and before that he was a visiting researcher at the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law (WU, Vienna). Furthermore, he worked as an academic assistant of Prof. Madeleine Simonek at the University of Zurich. He speaks German and English and is a member of the Swiss IFA branch.