Advised a global leader in the heavy industries sector on various tax matters related to the supply and installation of a production platform, bridges, and a flare tower in a petroleum concession (total contract price was approximately USD 1,000,000,000).
LLB, Thammasat University
MBA, Texas A&I University
BBA, Thammasat University
Sriwan Puapondh is an of counsel at Tilleke & Gibbins and, since 1999, has headed the firm’s tax group. She is a highly regarded tax lawyer in Thailand with over 30 years of experience, including with Thailand's Revenue Department (10 years) and with such well-known firms such as General Motors (Thailand) Ltd., SGVN Legal & Tax Consultants Ltd., and Caltex Oil (Thailand) Ltd.
She has extensive experience in international tax planning for cross-border transactions, expatriate tax planning, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions. She is also a frequent speaker at high-level conferences and top universities.
Sriwan is widely regarded as a leading tax practitioner by her clients and independent legal publications, including the past eleven editions of The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, Chambers Asia-Pacific, and Practical Law Co. The Tax Directors Handbook 2011, which named her as one of the top 250 tax lawyers in the world, writes that Sriwan is considered “invaluable in this field.”