Phani Sabnivisu

Founder & Executive Director

Phani is a founder and Executive Director of Helixr, who leads our Global Tax Technologies practice. With more than 25 years of experience in ERP systems, various external tax engines, and process automation technologies, Phani has extensive knowledge and insight into the challenges faced by tax functions. He has a collaborative approach to leading his team of experienced consultants in delivering tax solutions to the highest standard.

Phani has previously delivered complex tax systems for APAC, Europe, and Latin America regions for multiple Global clients and is considered a trusted expert in the most complicated LATAM tax systems, like Brazil and Argentina. He has guided many multinational companies across different industries to optimise their operations by embracing the best practices and data models and using appropriate tax technologies.

Phani’s natural daily modus operandi is to search out new challenges and their associated efficient solutions in a calm, friendly and dedicated manner. Outside of his work, Phani’s passions include being an experimental chef, which enables him to de-stress, as well as being an avid cricket fan.

Written articles

Global Tax Technologies
May 27, 2021

Hungarian Real Time Invoice Reporting

Hungary has the highest VAT rate amongst the OECD countries, making their VAT revenues as a percentage of GDP the highest.
Global Tax Technologies
December 23, 2020

Brazilian Tax System – Technology Requirements and Challenges

Brazil’s tax system is complex, featuring over 80 different taxes at the federal, state and municipal level, and collecting a high 32% of GDP in tax revenue, despite seemingly moderate…
Global Tax Technologies
December 9, 2020

Tax Functions – Key Challenges and Opportunities in Tax Technology

In most of the companies, tax department can be either centralised or de-centralised. Mostly it can be an integral part of the Finance arm of the business, but in some…
Global Tax TechnologiesLife Sciences
December 7, 2020

Impact of Brazilian Tax Reforms on the Life Sciences Sector

The highly complicated current Brazilian tax system is one of the main hindrances for economic growth and direct investments from the foreign companies. This may have potential impact on Life…