Globalization 2.0: The Tax and Financial Implications of Operating a Global Business

June 15, 2017 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Offices of Adams & Reese LLP
1221 McKinney St
Houston, TX 77010
Jeanene Orlando

Houston, TX, 7:30am-9:30am

Join us at the Globalization 2.0: The Tax and Financial Implications of Operating a Global Business where a panel of international tax and acquisition experts and a global CFO will share their best practices and advice on formulating a solid global tax strategy, presented by The Houston CFO Leadership Council

June 15, 2017

Offices of Adams & Reese LLP, LyondellBasell Tower
1221 McKinney, Ste 4400
Houston, TX 77010


  • BEPS initiative & effects on organizations
  • The importance of a transfer pricing study and the ramifications of getting it wrong
  • Protection against international M & A deals gone bad
  • What are the not so obvious “land-mines” of global expansion


Kevin Dunham, CPA
Tax Partner
Hein & Associates LLP (Moderator)

Kevin joined Hein & Associates as a partner in the tax department in 2015. With more than 15 years of accounting experience his expertise is in federal domestic tax advisory services, with a focus on flow-through entity and corporate taxation.

Stu Myhill, CPA
International Tax Partner
Hein & Associates LLP

Stu joined Hein & Associates in 2016. Stu brings with him more than twenty years of tax, accounting and operational finance management experience. He is a well-rounded CPA whose tax experience includes a mix of public accounting and industry experience, with a focus in the international tax area for over ten years.

Larry Harding
Founder & CEO
Hassium Partners (“HsP”)

For more than 20 years, Larry’s experience in the global expansion software & services market has driven the industry forward. Larry began his career on the audit staff of EY’s Boston office, and later provided due diligence assistance to leading Venture Capital, Private Equity and Corporate investors who were clients of EY, as an M&A Consultant.

John F. Lyle, III
Partner & Tax Team Leader
Adams & Reese

Johnny Lyle joined Adams and Reese in 2003 and leads the firm’s Tax team. He practices in the firm’s Birmingham and Mobile offices in the areas of corporate, partnership and limited liability company planning, franchise, estate planning, probate, trusts and estates, mergers and acquisitions, tax planning and tax controversies.

Jean-Claude Rolin
Axens North America, Inc.

As the CFO of Axens North America, Inc. Jean Claude directs every aspect of its financial management and operations and has been  involved with the acquisition of several entities and their integration.  Prior, he worked at KPMG in both Belgium and New York City.


7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Networking
8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Program


  • CFOs
  • CPAs
  • Tax Partners


Qualifies for two (2) hours of CPE
No prerequisites required
Field of study: Other
Delivery Method: Live Group
Program level: Advanced


For more information please contact Jeanene Orlando, Southwest Regional Director, The CFO Leadership Council, at or Erin Gardner, Southwest Marketing Director, The CFO Leadership Council, at .