Make it Big in the USA Roundtables
Roundtables are free but we limit the number of participants to 12 for optimal interaction. Each month we have a different focus.
"When you fail to prepare, you prepare to fail", especially when expanding to the largest market in the world. During this Roundtable, we will talk about how strategy and financial management are intertwined and how you can avoid costly mistakes.
Our guest speaker this month is Ben Troch, International Tax Expert at International Management Solutions.
Ben has a master’s degree of Taxation and master’s degree of Law in Belgium and more than five years of experience working with international clients.
Prior to joining the IMS Chicago office, Ben worked as a Senior Tax Consultant at PwC Belgium. Now based in Belgium, Ben acts as the first contact for Benelux companies and provides various tax & consultancy services.
“There are no shortcuts when building a successful business in the USA”. During this Roundtable we will talk about the impact of having a local presence in the USA and discuss how a strategic framework will help you to get the right people in the right place.
Our guest speaker this month is Steve Maggi, Immigration Expert at SMA Law Firm, a specialized US Immigration and consular law firm based in Florida.
Steve Maggi is a Georgetown University Law Center graduate and former associate at the international law firm of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius. After several years working in international corporate and finance practice, Mr. Maggi decided to start SMA Law Firm, based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with a specialized focus on U.S. immigration and consular law. In 2011, Mr. Maggi set up the New York office of SMA, which he currently manages, to maximize SMA’s ability to help individuals and companies worldwide with their version of the American dream
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