Specialist Functions

Magnus Pantzar

Global Head of Tax and Structuring

  • Business line
    Tax and Structuring
  • Title
    Global Head of Tax and Structuring
  • Office
    Stockholm, Sweden


Magnus Pantzar joined EQT as Global Head of Tax and Structuring in January 2015.

Magnus has over 15 years of experience of cross border tax projects. He has a deep and broad knowledge in all aspects of Private Equity driven transaction such as Tax structuring & modelling, Tax Due Diligence, Management Participation Programs (MPP), Exit and IPO readiness and project management.

Prior to joining EQT, Magnus was a partner at EY in Stockholm, leading the Nordic Private Equity Transaction Tax team. Before that he was a tax advisor at PWC in Stockholm with focus on M&A tax transactions. Magnus also spent almost two years at the London office during his employment with PWC. Magnus conducted Service at Swedish Administrative Courts in Jönköping and Stockholm.

Magnus Pantzar holds a Master of Law degree from Lund University, Sweden.