Colin Bernier

EY - People Advisory Service

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EY - People Advisory Service


Colin Bernier is the Partner in charge of the Reward activity at Ernst & Young Société d’Avocats.

He is a lawyer member of the Bar of the Hauts-de-Seine (92) since 1999. He joined Ernst & Young in January 1998.

He is a specialist in designing and drafting employee share plans (i.e. stock options, drafting restricted stock, employee stock purchase plans, phantom share plan, Stock Appreciation Rights …), and an expert on the tax implications for local and mobile employees.

He has experience as a recognized tax planner and compliance specialist for French, U.S. and European multinationals and their expatriates.

He is also a specialist in individual social and tax planning for foreign nationals working in France and French nationals working outside France.