Rob is Head of Financial Services Deal Advisory in the UK. He specialises in the taxation of the financial services industry and has done so since joining KPMG in 1996. Rob also has international experience having worked in Australia during a four year secondment to KPMG’s Sydney office. Rob’s primary focus is M&A tax, where he has advised on a variety of taxation matters relating to international mergers and acquisitions including: vendor and purchaser due diligence, tax structuring, capital markets transactions and contract assistance. Rob has been involved in a number of significant transactions in the financial services sector in the last three years and has also led the tax work for a number of pan-European transactions. He has excellent relationships with KPMG’s global financial services and M&A tax networks.