Dr. Christian Altvater


Dr. Christian Altvater is a tax partner at PwC, Frankfurt. He is specialized in financial services and leads the FS transaction tax team.

Special Interest

He frequently publishes on a variety of tax technical issues with a particular focus on the valuation of financial instruments, banking re-structuring, financial products and trading strategies.


Dr. Christian Altvater, LL.M. earned his academic degrees in Trier and Southampton. He studied law in Tübingen and is a qualified Rechtsanwalt (attorney at law) and Steuerberater (tax adviser).


Principles of Business and International Taxation