Doing business in the US amid a changing landscape

14 October 2021
Option 1: October 14, 10 a.m. HKT | Option 2: October 14, 10 a.m. EDT (14:00 GMT)
 -  Online

The US is an attractive market for companies looking to invest and expand, however, the size, scale and regulation developments can also represent significant challenges to businesses. Legal requirements vary from state to state, and maintaining compliance can be a real challenge to someone entering the market for the first time.

Our webinar will guide you through the significant recent changes in the legislation and important considerations for entering the market and staying compliant with local regulations and filings.


  • Business landscape overview
  • Managing ongoing obligations:
    • Impact of multiple states on compliance and tax
    • Hiring and payroll processing; additional compliance for remote workers
  • Upcoming US legislation changes: The Corporate Transparency Act (CTA) - requirements and penalties for new and existing US entities
  • Q&A 

Register here for Option 1: October 14, 10 a.m. HKT

Register here for Option 2: October 14, 10 a.m. EDT (14:00 GMT)


Ernesto Guzman

Ernesto Guzman, Miami Office Leader at TMF Group

Ernesto started his career at TMF Group five years ago. Ernesto’s current focus is the expansion of inbound business into the US. Prior to his US role, he managed the provision of high-quality services to local and international clients across different service lines in his roles as Director of Client Services in Peru and Mexico.

Prior to joining TMF, he focused on improvement of internal processes, client service, and business development at Plante Moran and BDO. Ernesto has an MBA from the University of Michigan and is also a CPA.

Mike Morroni

Mike Morroni, Head of Business Development, North America at TMF Group

Mike is the North America Head of Business Development at TMF Group. Mike has been with TMF for over seven years living in a variety of locations including Miami, Hong Kong, and Switzerland with a continuous focus on helping clients expand into new jurisdictions and assisting them in making their global operations efficient and effective.

Prior to this Mike had 15+ years’ experience working in London and New York within services companies, including Control Risks Group, Barclays, Morgan Stanley and Cantor Fitzgerald. Mike has an MBA from ESADE Business School in Barcelona. He enjoys spending time with his family, travelling and has visited over 100 countries.

Mike Hardgrove

Renee Haggerty, Global Entity Management Practice Lead, North America at TMF Group

Renee Haggerty joined TMF Group in 2020 as the Global Entity Management North America Practice Lead, with oversight of the teams in Canada, the US and Mexico. Renee ran the US Corporate Services where she developed the business and operations for Intertrust for ten years. Prior to this, Renee was a Senior Product Analyst within Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) and Goldman Sachs Hedge Fund Strategies LLC, where she was responsible for corporate governance and regulatory deliverables for funds domiciled in the US, Cayman, Ireland and the UK.