Richard is a principal in the Indirect Taxes – VAT, Customs and Excise group. He has over 20 years experience providing indirect tax advice to domestic businesses and MNCs as well as state and semi-state bodies. Richard specialises in customs and VAT issues for clients in the manufacturing, retail and pharmaceutical sector, and he also regularly advises on property and financial services transactions. Richard has a B.Sc. in Accounting from Hull University and qualified as a solicitor with the Law Society of Ireland.