Caroline Banzali

Head of Global Tax

As a PE Director and Head of Global Tax at Saban Capital Group, Caroline Banzali is responsible for all of SCG’s global tax matters, including M&A, tax planning and strategy, and US federal, state, local and international tax reporting for the growing SCG organization and investment portfolio.

Prior to joining the SCG team, Ms. Banzali was a senior member of the world’s foremost Big Four transaction advisory services practice, where she spent over 12 years serving clients while based in California and New York in all aspects of business tax matters, including managing transaction tax due diligence and structuring teams comprised of professionals across multiple service lines (e.g., U.S. Federal, state/local, international, executive compensation, information reporting) and across multiple geographies in connection with a wide range of strategic and private equity transactions (e.g., mergers, asset and equity acquisitions and divestitures, debt and equity investments, distressed entity and debt issues, internal restructuring, legal entity rationalization/conversion, and post-transaction integration and planning) ranging in value from $5 million to over $15 billion.

Ms. Banzali holds a BS in Business Administration from the University of Southern California, which she earned when she was 19 years old, as well as a JD and LLM from Loyola Law School.