Stean Hainsworth




Stean Hainsworth joined Kroll (formerly Duff & Phelps) in May 2017 from Quantera Global. He is a director in the Transfer Pricing practice based in Brisbane, Australia. Stean has over 25 years of legal and tax experience, specializing in transfer pricing.

He has advised numerous clients across a wide range of industries in relation to transfer pricing risk management and compliance strategies, the design of transfer pricing models and has managed transfer pricing reviews, inquiries and audits across a number of different countries.

Previously, Stean was a Partner at Quantera Global, the Asian transfer pricing leader for Crowe Horwath International, and worked as a senior transfer pricing specialist for Big 4 firms in New Zealand, Canada and Australia. He started his career with the Inland Revenue Department in New Zealand.

Stean is the author of a number of transfer pricing articles and a regular speaker on transfer pricing matters at seminars in Australasia, South-East Asia, North America and Europe.

Stean holds a Bachelor of Laws from Victoria University of Wellington and is a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand. Stean is a registered tax agent in Australia and is a member of the Tax Institute of Australia.



Valuation of businesses, assets and alternative investments for financial reporting, tax and other purposes.

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