Richard Watts-Joyce, CTA, ATT
Partner - Global Tax Network Ltd.
Regional Managing Director - EMEA (United Kingdom)
London office: 2nd Floor, 13 Austin Friars, London EC2N 2HE
Guildford office: Norwich House, 14-15 North Street, Guildford, Surrey GU1 4AF
phone: +44 (0) 207 100 2126 | fax: +44 (0) 148 344 9181
Richard is a co-founder and partner of the UK office of GTN, where he assists high net worth individuals, non domiciles and professional sportspersons with international tax planning and compliance. In addition to advising private clients, Richard also assists companies with tax policy development and planning for international assignment programs.
Richard has over 20 years of experience in international tax consulting, having previously worked within the London offices of KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers specializing in international executive tax planning and compliance for multinational companies. He then spent a number of years at Watson Wyatt Partners, assisting clients with international executive compensation structures and incentive schemes for board level directors, before establishing Global Tax Network Ltd in 2001.
Richard has a BSc Honours Degree from the London School of Economics and qualified as a member of the Association of Taxation Technicians in 1995 and the Chartered Institute of Taxation in 1999. He is also a member of the European Register of Tax Advisers for the Confédération Fiscale Européenne (CFE), the International Tax Planning Association (ITPA) and was selected by Global Law Experts (GLE) as their exclusive adviser for Expatriate Tax in the UK. Richard is a regular speaker at relocation events and training conferences and is Regional Managing Director for GTN, with management responsibilities across Europe, Middle East and Africa.