John is a chartered tax adviser with more than 20 years’ experience in the tax industry. The bulk of this has been spent at EY. He has also had spells at PwC and Deloitte. John’s background is in global mobility and he led a specialist team in this at EY. During the course of his career, John has gained considerable people development experience too.
This people development experience is invaluable in his role at ForrestBrown. As an associate director, John supports director Lisa-Marie Smith in running the R&D tax credit practice. In particular, he assists her in the tax and operations aspects of her role. This involves nurturing talent in the business, developing future leaders and ensuring we stay true to our values.