Mark Cagienard > CMS > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

CMS von Erlach Poncet Ltd.
Dreikönigstrasse 7
8022 Zurich

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Mark Cagienard is a partner focusing on tax law, covering individual and corporate taxation both on a domestic and international level with a particular focus on corporate finance, M&A and VAT. He further specializes in relocation matters and criminal tax law.


Mark Cagienard graduated from the University of Zurich in 2006 (magna cum laude) and was admitted to the bar in 2008. In 2012 he qualified as a Swiss Certified Tax Expert and in 2015 he successfully completed his post-graduate studies as a VAT specialist (Master of Advanced Studies in MWST / LL.M. VAT). In 2017 he obtained a CAS in Customs Law. Mark Cagienard has been working for CMS von Erlach Poncet AG since 2007 and was promoted to partner in 2017.


German, English, French


Zurich and Swiss Bar Association, Swiss Chamber of Accountants and Tax Experts EXPERTsuisse, International Fiscal Association IFA.


Certificate of Advanced Studies in Customs Law – 2017, Master of Advanced Studies in VAT – 2015, Swiss Certified Tax Expert – 2012, Bar Admission Zurich – 2008, University of Zurich (lic. iur.) – 2006