Board of Advisors

IPTI’s Board of Advisors is comprised of internationally respected professionals all of whom have extensive experience in their respective fields. The breadth of membership of the Board reflects IPTI’s commitment to international participation and sharing best practice on a global basis. The Board contributes to the strategic direction and overall planning for IPTI.

Members of IPTI’s Board of Advisors

Michael Blaschuk, Canada
Kevin Siu, Hong Kong
Claudia de Cesare, Brazil
Property Tax Advisor, Porto Alegre City Council – Secretariat of Finance

Claudia works as a property tax advisor for the Porto Alegre City Council – Secretariat of Finance, in Brazil. She co-organizes courses, workshops and conferences in property taxation for the Program on Latin America and the Caribbean for the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. She was responsible for creating and developing the Program for Capacity Building to Improve the Performance of the Property Tax in Brazil, which is run by Lincoln in partnership with the Ministry of Cities in Brazil. She is a Civil Engineer, has a Masters Degree in real estate valuation and has been awarded a PhD degree on Property Tax Equity by the University of Salford, England.

Riël C.D. Franzsen, South Africa
Alena Holmes, Czech Republic
Larry Hummel, Canada
Zhang Jian'gang, China
Roy Kelly, USA
Enid Slack, Canada
Jack A. Walker, Canada
Philip Western, Australia
David Wilkes, USA