Andrew Wilkes

Partner, National Head of Business tax, Business tax

Areas of expertise

Inward and outward investment; mergers and acquisitions; exit planning strategies.

Experience

Andrew has extensive experience of advising owner-managed and listed businesses on all aspects of UK and international tax issues. He has been primarily focused on the media and technology sectors, and is the firm's head of media. He has assisted numerous large and multinational clients on strategies to reduce and manage their effective tax rate.

Notable achievements

  • Restructuring of global media group to facilitate worldwide licencing of the group’s intellectual property.
  • Advice to shareholders on the sale of their business for shares, loans and cash.
  • Advice to global technology group on the tax-efficient integration of acquisitions in multiple territories into the existing group structure.

Professional qualifications/memberships

Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Adviser, and a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI).

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