Shaw Gibbs strengthen Outsourcing team with the appointment of Leo Donovan

Oxford-based Shaw Gibbs have strengthened their Outsourcing team with the appointment of Leo Donovan as Associate Director VAT.

  • DFK news
  • 03 August 2022

Oxford-based Shaw Gibbs have strengthened their Outsourcing team with the appointment of Leo Donovan as Associate Director VAT.

Leo who has been in VAT for over 20 years’ experience joins the top 100 firm from Price Bailey. He has a proven track record in assisting clients with VAT on construction projects, land & property, retail, import/export & supply chain, auctioneers & art market, as well as wider VAT & customs matters concerning and EU supplies post Brexit.

He comments

“I am very pleased to be joining Shaw Gibbs at this exciting time in the firms continued growth and investment in the future. I share the firms ambitions and look forward to being part of the successes to come.

Joining the Outsourcing team and helping to expand the existing service offering will benefit our clients in terms of having significant additional VAT experience and will increase the firms flexibility in assisting clients with enquiries and other potentially time sensitive matters.”

Sarah Gardener who heads the Outsourcing division at Shaw Gibbs adds

“VAT can be an exceptionally complex area of tax, creating obstacles and tripwires for the unsuspecting or unprepared business. Equally there can often be efficiencies and ways of structuring affairs or transactions to mitigate adverse impacts. Leo’s appointment is vital for us with property and international are two of our key growth areas.

We are so pleased to have him on board and have already seen him adding value for our clients.”

About Shaw Gibbs

Shaw Gibbs is a top 100 accountancy, insolvency and financial planning practice, based in Summertown, Oxfordshire and Marylebone, London. With a track-record spanning more than 90 years, clients are high-growth/entrepreneurial businesses and private individuals in the Thames Valley, The Chilterns and London.

We are a vibrant organisation with a passion for business and finance. Investing in the latest technology and being up-to-date with current legislation and best practice enables us to meet our clients’ needs in the best possible way.

www.shawgibbs.com

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