Deloitte Australia has appointed Emanuel Hiou and Mark Haddassin as partners in its tax department.
Hiou was the former head of group taxation with the National Australia Bank (NAB) and will join Deloitte Australia’s Melbourne office.
Hiou will focus on M&A, capital management, structured financing, tax governance and reform.
Haddassin was a former global tax director at Babcock & Brown (B&B), a global investment and advisory firm based in Sydney, which went into liquidation last August.
Haddassin will join the Deloitte Australia team at its Sydney office.
Haddassin’s primary responsibility will be to grow Deloitte’s infrastructure tax practice while also working in the M&A space.