Dr. Peter Brülisauer

Tax Partner, Certified Tax Expert


Dr Jakob Peter Brülisauer joined MME in 2020. Prior to that, he was Senior Tax Partner in a BIG-Four consulting firm in Zurich. Due to his many years of consulting activity in an international environment, he has extensive experience in the conceptual and interdisciplinary consulting of multinational sole proprietor and capital companies at company and investor level. He specialises in the implementation and (re)structuring of international and intercantonal business and asset structures, particularly in the area of succession planning.

Due to his strong personal network in business, administration and science as well as his technical and creative skills, he is able to develop tailor-made solutions for his clients. He is a lecturer for international tax law at the University of St. Gallen and at the LLM Tax of the University of Zurich.

He regularly lectures and publishes on current tax topics, being the co-author of specialist books and has contributed to various commentaries in the field of corporate tax law. He is a member of EXPERTsuisse's Tax section and is involved in the development of tax law in Switzerland and abroad. He acts as substitute judge for the Tax Appeal Commission of the Canton of Thurgau.

Business activities

  • Establishment and restructuring of sole proprietor and capital companies
  • Intercantonal and international tax law
  • Restructuring of multinational corporations and value-added tax planning in the areas of financing, research and development
  • Establishment, migration and relocation of functions to Switzerland and abroad
  • Interdisciplinary advice to family offices and high-net-worth individuals in the area of structural, company, asset and succession planning
  • Tax support for IPO's
  • Support for investors and management in the areas of tax governance, tax transparency and tax risk management
  • Negotiations with tax authorities, support in complex tax audits and implementation of appeal procedures


Dr. iur. HSG
Certified Tax Expert
Lic. iur. HSG


  • German
  • French
  • English

Practical Experience  

since 2020
Tax Partner at MME
Tax Partner at Deloitte
Tax Partner at Ernst & Young - Head of Financial Services Tax from 2008-2012
Joined Andersen - promotion to tax partner in 2002


  • EXPERTsuisse Swiss
  • Association of Certified Tax Experts
  • Swiss Branch International Fiscal Association (IFA)