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Paramaribo, Suriname
19-22 June 2023

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Roy Shyamnarain

Roy Shyamnarain

Tax Lawyer and Managing Director, Shyamnarain Associates N.V.


Roy currently is the managing director of Shyamnarain Associates. He is engaged in the provision of tax, legal and accounting services to foreign and local companies working in O&G, mining, aviation, shipping, banking and insurance in Suriname.


Roy is a graduate of Leiden University in the Netherlands, with a Bachelor degree in Dutch Law and a Master in Tax Law. He has additionally completed a 3 year’s post-graduate training as Inspector of Corporate Tax in the Netherlands.


Roy has worked as an Inspector of Corporate Tax and has also gained experience in tax policy, tax legislation, international tax affairs and treaty negotiations at the Ministry of Finance in Netherlands.

In Suriname Roy among others has worked as external advisor to the Minister of Finance on tax matters and was further involved in negotiations for several large investments in Suriname O&G and mining.