Photographic portrait of Ute Benzel
The world of tax is going through tremendous changes. In my view, technology is going to absolutely disrupt and transform our tax services, more than any other external factor.

Ute Benzel

EY GSA (Germany, Switzerland & Austria) Regional Managing Partner

Experienced in tax-related matters.

Areas of focus Automotive Tax Tax compliance
Office Köln, DE

As EY EMEIA Tax Leader and a Partner at Ernst & Young Germany, Ute has been instrumental in the year-on-year success achieved across the services in the Region.

She has over 28 years of professional experience in international tax advice, tax accounting, web-based reporting, tax risk management, tax performance advisory services and finance transformation.

Her experience in the automotive sector and her ability to interact with clients across all of their business needs have helped her win the Global Tax Compliance and Tax Accounting Outsourcing project worldwide, which was associated with EY work with a German multinational automotive corporation and a European multinational software corporation.

Ute is a Certified German Tax Advisor and holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Cologne. She is also a Certified Public Accountant and tax consultant.

How Ute is building a better working world

“I’m proud of the exceptional service provided to EY clients on a day-to-day basis, providing them with invaluable insights and innovative approaches as they look to redefine their tax functions in a transformative age. Companies are keen to understand the impact of globalization, legislative reform and technology transformation on their business operations, supply chains and capital structures. We have a deep understanding of the business issues impacting organizations and the role the tax function can play in addressing them to build a better working world.”

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