John is PwC’s global mining industry leader. He is a partner in the Tax group in Toronto, Canada, with over 20 years experience in advising both domestic and foreign multinational mining clients. As a tax partner, John has in-depth knowledge of cross-border financing, capital restructuring, repatriation techniques, M&A, tax shelter monetization and mining tax minimization.
Most recently he has been helping companies finance acquisitions and their expansion in several countries in the Americas, including Brazil, Chile, Mexico and Colombia. He has also worked on several transactions involving Chinese state owned entities acquiring mining assets abroad. John has written various articles and presented at seminars including Insight and the Canadian Tax Foundation Conference. He is on the board of the Resource Sector Taxation journal.