VICE PRESIDENT, VISTRA
Boston-based Katie Davies is an experienced advisor with over 25 years consulting experience within professional services. With an entrepreneurial and client centric approach, Katie has advised corporates, private equity “deal makers” and other professional advisors on the operational requirements and practical considerations for companies expanding internationally and / or undertaking international commercial transactions that span multiple countries (including carve outs arising from M&A activity).
As a technical advisor herself she is able to provide advice on many of the inter-related technical challenges that arise out of these transactions from a tax, HR, global mobility and legal related (such as, data protection) perspective. Key areas of focus are on ensuring that entities transact and operate compliantly while managing commercially acceptable levels of risk along with cost mitigation, contributing to the increase of shareholder value.
Katie is responsible for leading the growth and expansion of Vistra’s International Expansion Advisory practice working in collaboration with the global sector leads for the Tax, HR and Legal practices bringing these technical resources to the market as a unified provider to address real operational needs in this space.