Sven Reynders

° 16/04/1969
Hendrik Kennisstraat 20
B-2650 Edegem
Tel : 0477 49 71 73

  • Lic. Jur., UIA, Antwerpen, 1993
  • Postgraduate in Corporate Finance, Leuven School of Business and Economics, Leuven, 2009
  • Digital Leadership, Vlerick Business School, 2016.

Tax consultant – IAB – nr. 10446-1-n-69

Professional career

September 2017 – heden: Regiomanager SD Consulting.


2016 – 30/06/2017: Partner/Business Unit Leader Moore Stephens Accountancy

Full operational & P&L responsibility for the Belgian Accountancy Practice – 5 partners – 175 staff
Business Development – Digitalization – Oktav-brand
Member of the Supervisory Board
Member of OpCom

Special projects

Management of the Business Tax Practice (1 partner + 9 staff) Digitalization of the Accountancy practice
OKTAV (see
Development of new business models
Business development – sectorial specialization

2015 – 2016: Partner/Service Line Leader Moore Stephens Tax & Legal Belgium

Full operational & P&L responsibility for the Belgian Tax & Legal Practice – 4 partners – 33 staff
Interim Managing Partner of the Aalst office (Accounting) – 2 partners – 30 staff
Future Leader of the Digital Accounting organization of Moore Stephens Belgium
Member of the Finance Team
Member of the Supervisory Board Member of ExCom+

2009 – 2015 : Regional Director Belgium FIDUCIAL Accountancy

Full P&L responsibility for the Belgian offices network – 22 offices – 130 FTE’s – 13 mln€
Operational responsibility for the complete Belgian service offering (including software, tools, methodology, ..), people management, coaching & evalution, ..
HR responsibility, including training & development of staff
Business development, new activities, new service offerings, new products, ..

2006-2009: Publishing Director BU Tax&Finance, Wolters Kluwer Belgium nv (Mechelen)

General management and coaching of publishers and editorial staff (folio and online) – 61 FTE’s
People Management, including development
P&L responsibility for BU Tax&Finance (11m€) and PC Tax&Finance (20m€) Implementation of matrix structure

Member of customer experience and satisfaction task force Training/coaching of niche specialists
Coaching of NPD (New Project Development) and Innovation Responsible for a number of new projects (online – consulting)

2005-2006: Interim International VAT Manager MasterCard Europe sprl (Waterloo)

Management of VAT/tax projects. Implementing tax/VAT accounting systems. Audit. Drafting documentation sets for staff. Trainings

2004 – 2005: Senior Associate, Tiberghien Advocaten (Brussels)

General advice on local and international tax/VAT matters.

2002 – 2004: Senior Manager, Ernst&Young Tax Consultants (Brussels)

General advice on local and international tax/VAT matters. Part-time knowledge officer (management of and teaching in training courses for local and international staff, organization of documentation database, ..) Member of Mergers & Acquisitions task force
Member of TCE (Technology, Communication & Entertainment) task force Member of Real Estate task force
10% responsibility of compliance files/clients.

1996 – 2002: Senior Manager, KPMG Tax Consultants (Brussels)

General advice on local and international tax/VAT matters.
Member of International Financial Services task force.
Member of ICE (Information, Communication & Entertainment) task force. Focus on (cross-border) leasing, real estate, financial services and structured finance.
30% responsibility of compliance files/clients.

1993 – 1996: Tax Adviser, Coopers & Lybrand Tax Consultants (Antwerp)

Internal training
General advice on local and international tax/VAT matters. 40% responsibility of compliance files/clients.


Lector VAT law – Kluwer/Fiscaal Informatief
Former Prof. VAT law, Master Handelswetenschappen, Accountancy & Fiscaliteit, Vlekho Business School (since 2000).
Former Prof. VAT law, Groep T, Leuven.
Regular speaker on seminars, trainings, ..
Author of approx. 100 articles and books on tax/VAT matters.
Overzicht publicaties.