LLM, Chulalongkorn University
LLB, Thammasat University
Varapa Aurat is a consultant in Tilleke & Gibbins’ corporate and commercial department and head of the firm's tax practice. Specializing in a full range of tax advisory and compliance services, she regularly advises both domestic and multinational companies operating in various industries on corporate tax, personal tax, international tax, transfer pricing, tax due diligence, M&As, and process improvement, among other things. She also assists clients in dealing with the Thai tax authorities during tax audits, tax refund requests, and in seeking elimination of double taxation under the DTA Mutual Agreement Procedure.
Prior to joining the firm, Varapa was a tax manager at a global accounting firm, where she gained extensive experience assisting clients with corporate tax matters and represented clients in dealings with the Thai Revenue Department. She graduated with an LL.B. from Thammasat University and an LL.M. in Business Law from Chulalongkorn University, and is fluent in Thai and English.