David is our International Corporate Tax Partner. He has over 20 years’ experience in providing commercially focused tax advice and support to a wide range of clients, from technology start-ups to large inward investing corporates.
David’s primary focus is on entrepreneurs and privately owned businesses. His approach is to invest time in understanding clients and their businesses to develop long term relationships. This allows him to provide advice which is practical and appropriate to the clients’ circumstances in order to keep taxes to a sensible minimum.
He advises on a wide range of taxes including transaction planning, UK outbound and inbound structuring, corporate tax, technology tax reliefs, investor and shareholder planning, capital gains tax and LLPs.
1993 – ICAEW
1996 – ATII
Away from the office David most enjoys spending time with his family. Weekends are often spent as chauffeur, arbitrator and financier to his two teenage boys!
David is an avid sports fan, with varying degrees of participating and spectating on many sports but particularly football and motorsport. As members of the greatest football club in the world, David and his family are keen visitors to the Theatre of Dreams!
To relax, he particularly enjoys cycling, which helps clear the mind and re-charge the batteries. In the past he has cycled through many mountainous parts of Europe including the Alps, and the Pyrenees.
Alliotts was founded in 1869 in the City of London