Jorge Morley-Smith, former Investment Association Director, has joined KPMG’s Asset Management team as of June 2018.
Jorge joins KPMG UK as a Director in the Asset Management Tax team working closely with Partners, Rachel Hanger and Nathan Hall. Prior to joining KPMG Jorge spent six years as Head of Tax at the Investment Association supporting on the design and implementation of significant global initiatives such as base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) and automatic exchange of information (AEOI) before moving on to lead the industry’s approach to Brexit.
Jorge’s appointment is the latest in a series of investments by KPMG in its wealth and asset management teams as clients increasingly require support dealing with the changing regulatory, social and political landscape.
Rachel Hanger, Head of Asset Management & Funds Tax at KPMG UK, comments on the appointment: “Jorge brings two decades of experience working in tax and asset management. His extensive network and experience will prove invaluable to our growing client base.”
Jorge Morley-Smith, Director, Asset Management Tax, KPMG UK, adds: “The issues surrounding tax and the investment industry more broadly are constantly evolving, both locally and globally. I look forward to helping clients understand and keep pace with that change.”
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