David is a tax partner in Glasgow dealing with corporate and personal taxes and employer solutions – triangulate between Glasgow, Lerwick and the South East of England throughout the year.

David has been a partner at RSM since 1998, previously a principal tax consultant with Andersens and BDO Binder Hamlyn.

David is responsible for the tax affairs of a family with a £1000m property portfolio, a client who is a private equity fund and a property fund of over £500m.

He also advises the Shetland Pelagic Fishing Fleet, the tax consequences of the POCA settlement and looks at succession.

Between 2006 and 2015 David oversaw the tax affairs of the UK subsidiary of a SEC listed valve manufacturer.