History & Past Experience
In mid-2014, Dirk Dewitte founded Dewitte & Partners S.A., a strategic management and economic advisory firm. This has been the outcome of his long standing experience as Senior Partner of Deloitte, one of Luxembourg’s most prestigious professional audit firms.
Over the past 30 years, Mr. Dewitte has gained extensive experience advising North American, Russian, Asian and Chinese partners and clientele on the Luxembourg and international markets. Mr. Dewitte posses comprehensive knowledge of and experience in the financial services industry and international business operations, for example, and more specifically, in cross-border operations and transactions, M&A restructuring, income planning and repatriation, Business Model Optimisation (BMO) and intangible property structures.
In his former capacity as Senior Partner of Deloitte, Mr. Dewitte was in charge of the outgoing business to China, Russia, the CIS and Central Europe. He also established and co-chaired the Luxembourg desk in China, which is now based in Hong Kong, and served as the EMEA Chinese Services Group leader at Deloitte Global where he developed a broad understanding of the business opportunities, expectations, and needs of Chinese private companies, State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs), and financial institutions.
Since May 2013, it has been Mr. Dewitte’s honour and privilege to serve as the President of the China-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce (CHINALUX), alongside the CHINALUX Honorary President, the Chinese Ambassador to Luxembourg, H.E. HUANG Changqing. CHINALUX is a non-profit, bilateral trade organisation, which has strategic members active in China and Luxembourg, and plays an important role in supporting business and cultural ties between China and Luxembourg.
Since 2013, Mr. Dewitte has been a Guest Professor of International Tax and Corporate Policy at the Catholic University of Louvain in Belgium.