Matthew Emms

Matthew Emms

Partner, Head of Share Plans & Incentives

Global Employer Services

Executive summary

Matthew is a Partner specialising in advising clients on the establishment and operation of cash and share-based incentive schemes, their taxation and the effects of corporate actions, including takeovers, IPO’s, schemes of arrangement and demergers, on such arrangements.

Specialties: Employee ownership trusts (EOTs); Employee Shareholder Status (ESS); EMI; CSOP; Entrepreneurs' relief (ER); tax-efficient share plans (including growth and flowering shares); incentive arrangements; bonuses; share schemes; deferred bonus plans; option schemes; FSA Remuneration Code and AIFMD remuneration principles.