Nihan Mert-Beydilli

Associate Director


Los Angeles
Tel: +1 213 346 3035
Fax: +1 213 346 3030

Email: nihan.mert.beydilli@nera.com
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MBA in international business and finance, Graduate School of International Economics and Finance, Brandeis University
MSc in environmental engineering, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
BSc in environmental engineering, Middle East Technical University, Turkey


Ms. Mert-Beydilli is an Associate Director in NERA's Transfer Pricing Practice focusing on developing and defending effective arm's length transfer pricing strategies for multinational companies. She specializes in designing and analyzing intercompany transfer pricing policies and valuation of intangible and intellectual property. Her areas of expertise include designing pricing methodologies through the use of value chain analysis, determining appropriate intercompany prices for tangible and intangible transactions as well as intercompany services, assisting clients with negotiating and implementing Advance Pricing Agreements with tax authorities, and supporting clients in tax controversy situations. She has advised multinational corporations in a variety of industries, including clients in the automotive, construction, and industrial machinery, information technology services, and power generation sectors.

In addition to her transfer pricing and valuation-related experience, Ms. Mert-Beydilli has also worked on management consulting engagements, where she provided litigation support and strategic and financial insights to clients in a wide range of industries.

Prior to joining NERA, Ms. Mert-Beydilli worked in the Economics Group of A.T. Kearney's Strategy Practice. She holds an MBA from Brandeis University and an MSc in environmental engineering from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne.



Title Type Author
Transfer Pricing Solutions for Intragroup Shared Services Dr. Niraja Srinivasan and Nihan Mert-Beydilli
Amount B: Facts and Circumstances Matter—Even for Routine Distributors Published Article Dr. Harlow Higinbotham, Dr. Niraja Srinivasan, Dr. Vladimir Starkov, and Nihan Mert-Beydilli
NERA Experts Offer Insight into OECD Guidance on the Transfer Pricing Implications of... Brief
NERA Experts Comment on the OECD Proposal on Pillar One Blueprint Brief Dr. Harlow Higinbotham, Dr. Vladimir Starkov, Dr. Niraja Srinivasan, Nihan Mert Beydilli, Ralph Meghames, and Dr. Emmanuel Llinares
Managing Transfer Pricing in the COVID-Related Economic Downturn Published Article Dr. Harlow Higinbotham, Dr. Vladimir Starkov, Nihan Mert-Beydilli
Comments on OECD Discussion Draft on the Revised Guidance on Profit Splits Regulatory Filing Emmanuel Llinares, Harlow Higinbotham, Nihan Mert-Beydilli, and Vladimir Starkov
Information Overlooked: When Segment Reporting Can Enhance Reliability of a Transfer ... Published Article By Nihan Mert-Beydilli, Yuko Saito, et al.
Transfer Pricing in Troubled Times Published Article By Nihan Mert-Beydilli et al.
How Franchising Arrangements Could Apply in Transfer Pricing Published Article By Dr. Emmanuel Llinares and Nihan Mert-Beydilli
How to Determine Trade Marks Royalties Published Article By Dr. Emmanuel Llinares and Nihan Mert-Beydilli
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