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Zoya Gyurova, Partner & Attorney-at-law, has obtained her master’s degree in Law at the University of National and World Economy in Sofia (Bulgaria), her LLM degree in Commercial and Company Law at the Erasmus University Rotterdam, and her Executive MBA degree at the Amsterdam Business School (University of Amsterdam).
Zoya has over 8 years of professional experience. Her main expertise covers commercial law, corporate law, contract law, corporate governance and M&A. She has a great eye for details and very good organizational skills. Zoya is a member of the International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA) since 2016.
Duy Nguyen is practicing international tax law since 2007. Duy is a specialist in international VAT matters. Before joining Strik in 2019 Duy worked at Deloitte, PwC, EY and the Dutch Tax Authorities. Duy has experience in all kinds of tax law matters including litigation, set-up of international business models, tax rulings, ERP-systems implementations and general tax management. Duy is a subject matter expert in the field of e-commerce, digital economy, technology and telecommunications. Further, Duy has hard-nosed experience in the consumer products and retail sector regards their European and their e-commerce operations. Also Duy has extended experience in the cross border energy trading business, advising for more than 10 years energy traders with global operations.
Duy is client centric and practical taking into the equation the business and organizational drivers of the client. Duy graduated from the Tilburg University in 2007 (Master Taxation; Bachelor Taxation; Propaedeutic diploma Economics). Duy also finished his post-doc tax law education at the Dutch Order of Tax Advisers (NOB) in 2010.
Natalia Esselink, Legal Counsel at the CIS desk, is a Russian-qualified lawyer who also holds an LLM degree from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. Prior to joining Strik, Natalia worked as a legal counsel for a HNWI family office and as an assistant corporate secretary for a Fortune 500 company in the Netherlands. She is also a qualified English to Russian translator, and worked for a number of international law firms in Moscow and London, including Allen & Overy, Hogan Lovells and Steptoe & Johnson.