Agnieszka Samoc is currently Vice President & Tax Counsel at Danaher Corporation, a Fortune 150 company. For over a decade as part of this role Agnieszka has led tax planning for execution of third party deals, internal reorganizations, spin offs, integrations, structure and legal entity management, business expansion, treasury operations, and similar domestic and international tax planning initiatives. Prior to joining Danaher, she was a senior member EY’s transaction tax advisory services in New York. In her ten year career at EY she was also heavily involved with the accounting methods practice, and started her career implementing Australia’s new Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime. Agnieszka holds an LLM in Tax from Georgetown University, and a Law (with honors) and Commerce (Accounting) degree from the Australian National University. She serves as Chair of Tax Executive Institute’s International Tax Committee. She has spoken on multiple panels for TEI, ABA, USC, GW and similar organizations. She has also previously taught the International Outbound Tax class as adjunct at the Georgetown Tax LLM program.