Managing Director, International Tax
Gibi Lappin is a managing director in KPMG’s Los Angeles International Tax practice. Her 16+ years of both Big 4 and industry experience includes advising multinational clients on U.S. outbound and inbound transactions, international reorganizations, and attendant compliance matters. Lappin regularly advises clients in the technology, retail, engineering and construction, medical device, and life science industries. She has led a number of multinational tax consulting projects, including assisting clients with effective tax rate and cash tax planning, supply-chain and intellectual property planning, cross-border M&A, tax efficient financing and refinancing, Income tax treaty analysis, and foreign tax credit and foreign source income planning.
In addition to her work for clients, Lappin has also taught International Tax for Loyola Marymount University’s MS in Accounting program, and lectured at various internal KPMG Seminars as well as with various education providers such as Tax Executives Institute and the LA Treasurer’s Club.