David qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1982. he immediately chose to specialise in Corporate Taxation and thus has over 25 years experience in the field. He has been a Partner responsible for delivery of corporate tax services since 1990 and joined Grant Thornton Birmingham in 2007 after many years as local head of tax at a major competitor. After retirement he has formed his own consulting company to offer a one to one service.
In recent years he has had significant experience in advising wealthy entrepreneurs on their tax affairs in connection with business acquisitions and disposals, property related matters and residence and domicile issues. He also has significant experience in advising public listed companies and private equity ventures on their uk and foreign tax affairs.
However the most interesting time by far was that spent advising on motor sport when for a time David advised a significant proportion of the F1 grid! He has continued his interest in Sports Advisory and has acted for several well known football players and clubs.