Real estate & construction; support services; retail.
Before joining Smith & Williamson in June 2017, Zoe was a corporate tax partner at EY since 2009. She has over 24 years’ experience combined with market leading expertise in the provision of domestic and international corporate tax advice, fund structuring and M&A transactions, with a particular focus on the real estate & construction, support services and retail sectors.
Zoe was the lead Tax partner for a number of global tax compliance and reporting contracts as well as the lead Tax audit partner on FTSE 100 and 250 audits. Zoe has also provided tax advice on a number of large transactions including structuring of acquisitions into a number of Real Estate and Infrastructure Funds including REITs, as well as due diligence and tax advice of real estate assets, sale and leasebacks and securitisations.
She also has considerable experience in both tax technical and commercial issues ranging from running complex domestic transactions to leading cross border deals which involved liaising and project managing many advisers globally.