John trained with Grant Thornton in Bedford and qualified as a chartered accountant in 1981. As a tax partner he has advised on many significant transactions and planning exercises covering a broad range of taxes, as well as helping clients deal with HMRC’s ever-changing regulatory requirements.
John is a member of the ICAEW’s Valuation and Forensic Special Interest Groups, reflecting his specialist work in valuing businesses and advising as an expert in matrimonial disputes. He has undertaken collaborative law training and is an active member of the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Family Collaborative Law Groups.
John also retains a role as a Senior Statutory Auditor. Out of the office, John is a keen quizzer and is an avid follower of Bedford Blues, Bedford Town FC and Chelsea FC.