Paul Simmons is a Senior Partner in Haines Watts Chartered Accountants. He joined Haines Watts in 1998 and has progressed from Prospective Partner through to The National Management Team. He graduated from Kings College in Wimbledon, and Kingston University he also completed a Business Growth Programme with Cranfield University in 2012.
He has strong experience of UK and international reporting requirements including IFRS. Many of his clients are High Net worth Individuals and he ensures that appropriate tax planning in respect of UK and overseas issues is put in place. Much of his time is spent providing advise to his clients on current business issues or plans for the future. He is seen as a trusted adviser by his clients and often helps them plan their exit from the business usually through a company sale.
He retains a portfolio of key clients which comprise a mixture of private UK and international companies and business owners. He has particularly strong experience in property industry with clients in both property development and property services. He is a Registered Individual for audit regulatory purposes and uses this as a stepping stone to advising companies.
In his spare time Paul enjoys golf, supporting Chelsea Football Club, fine food and wine, and overseas travel.