Richard is an international tax partner in BDO's London office. He has been at BDO's London office since 1979 and has been a partner since 1988.
After graduating from Clare College Cambridge he qualified as an accountant (ICAEW) and as a member of the Chartered Institute of Tax (CTA). He is now a fellow of both.
Richard is the UK's International Tax Co-Ordinator, liaising with BDO's global tax community. He is a Practising Associate of the Academy of Experts, having appeared in Court as an expert witness on a number of occasions. He is a founder member of STEP, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, indeed STEP was founded in BDO's Baker Street offices.
He practices in all areas of international tax including corporate, personal, trust and the interface between the business and the owner. He is the author of a number of articles, books, brochures and lectures on the subject of international tax. When away from the office, he enjoys walking; cycling; swimming; sailing; bridge; tennis; photography and chess.