Shareholder, Executive Director, Tax Leadership Team
International corporate tax adviser with over 20 years tax and legal experience: including roles from the UK, Nigeria, Singapore, The Netherlands, and the UAE; within Andersen, Price Waterhouse, and Shell (most recently serving as regional tax manager for the Middle East, Caspian, and South Asia). Wide knowledge of oil and gas industry with extensive experience across Middle East, US, Europe, Russia and Asia pacific, in corporate structuring, cross border transactions, joint ventures, negotiations, mergers and acquisitions, double tax treaties, reform and development of fiscal frameworks. LLM from the University of London (London School of Economics) and qualified as a Chartered Tax Adviser (UK), a Solicitor (England & Wales), a Barrister (Nigeria) and a Chartered Accountant. Recognized as a leading tax adviser by International Tax Review’s annual rankings in World Tax, and by Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Tax Advisers, and also serves as an adviser to ITIC (International Tax & Investment Centre) on the Iraq Taxation Reform Project.