Senior Tax Director

Keplerstraat 34, 1171 CD
Badhoevedorp, The Netherlands
Office : +31 (0) 2 030 557 22


  • Dutch
  • English
  • German
  • French


  • 1974 -1981; Prof. Casimir, VWO- Atheneum
  • 1982-1988; Tax Law, University of Leiden.
  • July 1981 – August 1982; Military Service, Bureau Unifil


  • Member of the Dutch Order of Tax Advisors (Nederlandse Orde van Belasting Adviseurs)

Ernst Knüpfer has a strong focus on the day-to-day client handling and relationship management of multinational clients. He manages international holding, finance, licensing and operating structures involving The Netherlands, Switzerland, Luxembourg and many other countries.

Prior to joining Weidema van Tol, Mr. Knüpfer was a Managing Director of the Dutch subsidiary of an international trust company. In addition to his responsibilities in The Netherlands and Germany, he was responsible for client services and business development in several other countries in Eastern Europe and the Nordic region.