Areas of expertise
Corporate tax; high-tech companies; food and hospitality sector; media industry; international groups.
Dave provides strategic advice to entrepreneurial businesses. He uses his experience as a client partner and specialist knowledge of tax to achieve optimal tax positions for businesses and their owners.
He has extensive experience of the full life cycle of business growth and development and has worked with a number of companies from start up to initial public offering. He has worked on all types of corporate transactions, including acquisitions, disposals, reorganisations and management buy outs.
- Guiding a restaurant chain from start up to exit with over 50 sites.
- Working with a high-tech company from start up to a listing on the French stock exchange.
- Facilitating a successful demerger of a major company into two dynamic businesses.
- A past president of the West of England Chartered Accountants.
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). Currently chair of the Regional Strategy board of the South West of the ICAEW.