KPMG Lower Gulf’s China Desk

Welcome to the page of China Desk of KPMG Lower Gulf!

Recognizing the expanding cooperation between China and Middle East countries, KPMG Lower Gulf has established the "China Desk" to provide tailored services for clients on both sides. Offering specialized assistance to clients from GCC countries and the wider Middle East region for investments and projects in China, and vice versa, the UAE-based team comprises over 10 individuals with experience in China, Mandarin proficiency, and understanding of local Chinese business nuances. Supported by KPMG China, the team leverages its consolidated knowledge and experience in both Middle East and Chinese markets to provide efficient solutions. Amid evolving business, tax, and regulatory landscapes, the China Desk utilizes practical expertise, KPMG's cutting-edge tools, and technology to guide clients through changes and help them achieve their investment objectives.

Our service portfolio includes the full range of KPMG’s advisory, tax, and audit services. Based on our experience, the following services are commonly required for foreign investment projects:
• Feasibility study, including business environment, financial, tax, regulatory aspects
• Valuation, financial and tax modelling, supported by financial, tax, commercial due diligence
• Forensics services in relation to potential partners and counterparties, including background check and intelligence
• Investment structuring, including holding, financing, and operational aspects of entry, operation, and exit
• Investment implementation, including deal/investment documents review and negotiation assistance, company and process setup assistance
• Further ongoing assistance, including audit, tax compliance and dispute resolution, ad-hoc/special advisory and tax assistance to remain aligned with ever-changing business trends, local and global tax legislation

We look forward to working with you and supporting your growth in China and the Middle East regions.