Partner, R&D Tax
With more than 20 years’ R&D consulting experience with Big Four firms, Alan is a Partner, R&D Tax, with KPMG in Australia, and the ASPAC Regional Leader, helping companies access and understand various R&D tax incentive programs in Australia and Asia. Alan specializes in preparing and reviewing incentive applications specifically from a science, engineering and tax/legal perspective. Alan returned to Australia from a three-year secondment to Shanghai where he established and supported KPMG China’s R&D incentive services. As a qualified lawyer, Alan brings unique legal and risk management R&D tax insight as a result of his dealings with regulators across multiple ASPAC jurisdictions including China, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. Alan also engages with the higher education sector and industry to help commercialize research and improve technological and economic outcomes.