Michael Olesnicky is a Senior Advisor at KPMG in Hong Kong. He has more than 25 years’ experience advising on corporate tax, wealth management, trust planning and estate succession matters. Since 1986, he has been the Chairman of the Joint Liaison Committee on Taxation, a quasi-governmental committee interfacing between tax practitioners and the Hong Kong Inland Revenue Department. Olesnicky is also the vice-chair of STEP in Hong Kong and chairs its China sub-committee. He also previously served as a member of the Law Faculty at Hong Kong University where he remains an Honorary Lecturer in the Department of Professional Legal Education.