Tom is the head of the Tax Liability Insurance team at Ironshore International with responsibility for underwriting specific tax risks globally. He joined Ironshore in November 2015.
Prior to joining Ironshore, Tom was a partner in the market-leading tax team of international law firm Pinsent Masons LLP, having previously spent 10 years in the tax department of Ashurst LLP. Tom advised on a wide range of UK and international tax matters, specializing in private equity buy-outs, fund formation for private equity, debt and real estate funds, group reorganizations and restructuring. He has worked in a number of consultation groups with HMRC and held memberships in the VAT Practitioners’ Group and the UK Oil Industry Tax Committee.
Tom graduated from the University of Oxford with a BA in Modern History and subsequently obtained a Master of Laws (LLM (Tax)) from King’s College, London.