About Elena Rowlands

Elena Rowlands specialises in the taxation of asset managers and investment funds, and has particular expertise in the structuring and formation of private and listed alternative investment funds, with a focus on private equity, venture, debt, infrastructure and real estate funds. She also specialises in advising fund managers on their internal house tax issues – including restructurings, incentive arrangements and tax authority disputes – and advising institutional investors on the tax risks associated with investing in particular fund structures. A high proportion of her work has an international element. Elena is a member of the Alternative Investment Management Association’s working groups on the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s base erosion and profit-shifting strategies and partnerships, and a member of the Income Tax Sub-committee of The Law Society.