OECD Names Manal Corwin New Director of Centre for Tax Policy and Administration

January 16, 2023 2 minute read

OECD appoints Manal Corwin as the next Director of the OECD Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, beginning on 3 April 2023.

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She replaces outgoing Director Pascal Saint-Amans, who announced his retirement in September 2022 after serving as Director for 12 years. Grace Perez-Navarro has served as the interim Director from 1 November 2022 while a permanent replacement was sought.

Corwin will head all aspects of the Centre, including the two-pillar solution to the tax challenges of digitalisation, the Base Erosion and Profit-Shifting Project (BEPS), the tax transparency agenda and the Centre's role in the OECD's new Inclusive Forum on Carbon Mitigation Approaches.

Corwin has held senior tax policy roles in two separate US administrations. She also previously served as a delegate and then Vice Chair of the OECD Committee on Fiscal Affairs and as delegate to the Global Forum on Tax and Transparency.

She currently serves as Partner-in-charge of the National Tax Office and Lead Director of the Board of Directors for KPMG, LLP in the United States.

Corwin, an American, holds a Bachelor of Arts (cum laude) from Harvard University and a Juris Doctor (magna cum laude) from Boston University School of Law. She is fluent in English and Arabic and conversant in French, according to the OECD.

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