Adrian Taylor

Wilkins Kennedy

Adrian Taylor specialises in fund placement, wealth preservation and inheritance tax planning. He recently said that philanthropy is becoming a popular, tax-efficient option for HNWs to pass on their wealth, and he is increasingly asked to assist clients in establishing… Read More

Kirsten Tassell


A partner at Deloitte for nine years, Kirsten Tassell runs the firm’s Cambridge private client practice. Her clients include entrepreneurs, professionals, UHNWs and HNWs. With more than 25 years’ private client experience, Tassell says ‘I’m dealing with different families, their… Read More

Gordon Singer


In charge of PwC’s Yorkshire private business practice, Gordon Singer says: ‘As far as Brexit is concerned, our clients are adopting a “can-do” spirit as they see change as a chance to take advantage of opportunities that will arise’. The… Read More

Trevor Sherlock


Trevor Sherlock, a partner and tax return specialist based in EY’s Newcastle office, oversees the firm’s personal tax centre. The centre employs more than 250 people and continues to expand. The team acts for a variety of HNW and UHNWs,… Read More

Stuart Ritchie

Ritchie Phillips

Stuart Ritchie founded his accountancy and private client taxation firm in 2003. His work centres on solving his clients’ complex taxation matters, and guiding them on how to achieve their financial aims. He is focused on helping ‘private clients and… Read More

Nick Pheasey


Nick Pheasey has been advising HNW and UHNW clients as a partner at KPMG’s Manchester office since 2013. Over the past year, he and his team undertook noticeable merger and acquisition work. ‘We’ve done a lot of work for shareholders… Read More

Gary Heynes


‘Our clients are broadly either the individuals behind businesses, or individuals with complex affairs, onshore and international,’ says Gary Heynes, national head of RSM’s private client services. Heynes tends to act for UHNWs and their families, meeting their continual need… Read More

Greta Collins-Edie

Wright & Co

Wright & Co offers accountancy, auditing and taxation services to clients including HNWs and family businesses, who are mostly based in London or parts of the south east. For Greta Collins-Edie, running her own firm has distinct advantages. ‘We provide… Read More

Richard Cartwright

Saffery Champness

This year, many of Richard Cartwright’s HNW clients felt they could take the plunge to borrow money. ‘Money is cheap and we know where we are at present,’ he says. ‘The uncertainty is making people make decisions and create business… Read More

Liz Brierley

Saffery Champness

In her role as National Head of the Landed Estates team at Saffery Champness, Bournemouth based Liz Brierley acts for rural and agricultural businesses and private clients across the country. During 25 years of looking after HNW families and their… Read More