Cees Jan QuirijnsPartner – Athos Equity Holdings AG
- +41 41 729 63 63
Athos Group is a highly regarded provider of trust and corporate services, specialising in multi-jurisdictional tax planning, asset protection and tax-efficient exit structures for private clients, entrepreneurs and family owned businesses.
The firm is an international trust boutique with offices in key locations worldwide, including Switzerland, the Netherlands, Cyprus, Malta, Luxembourg, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Estonia, United Kingdom and the Caribbean.
The partners and senior staff of the Athos Group consist of highly experienced tax advisors, lawyers and accountants with a broad knowledge of international tax planning, asset protection structures and the fiduciary services industry.
By co-designing and implementing effective and creative solutions, Athos Group attracts clients who are accustomed to Expect Success.
Athos Group focuses on the implementation and maintenance of global tax planning and asset protection structures for private clients, entrepreneurs and family owned businesses. We work in close cooperation with the client’s own advisors in creating effective tax and legal solutions. We generate added value by providing professional input as well as creative ideas and solutions on the basis of our experience and knowledge in key planning jurisdictions.
Through our offices, we can assist clients in setting up structures and managing companies, trusts, funds and foundations. On the basis of our network of preferred partners, we can also coordinate activities in other desired jurisdictions.
Via Athos Capital Partners, Athos Group also specialises in the development and implementation of tax-compliant exit scenarios whereby we assist clients to exit an inactive corporate holding or investment structure. These exit scenarios include but are not limited to the structuring of cash-rich companies located in various jurisdictions. We currently perform this activity from our offices in Switzerland, the Netherlands, Malta and Luxembourg.
As an independent group, we work with various tax and legal firms as well as wealth managers and (private) banks. This gives us the opportunity to introduce clients and their associates to various sound international (tax) lawyers and banks (asset managers) in all the relevant jurisdictions.
Athos Group is proud to serve reputable families, entrepreneurs and their companies around the globe. We believe in adding value by providing a top quality service with a personal approach and fair pricing.Show more +
Cees Jan Quirijns is specialised in international tax and estate planning and the managing partner of the Athos Group. After studying Corporate and International Tax Law in the Netherlands, he worked at a leading international tax consultancy firm in the Netherlands and in Curacao. He subsequently joined a global fiduciary services firm and joined their management team in Switzerland before he became a founding partner of the Athos Group.
Cees Jan is specialized in the creation and implementation of tax efficient corporate structures and the creation of trusts and family foundations for estate planning and asset protection purposes. He mostly deals with complex planning issues for affluent and international oriented families.Show more +
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