ME International and M&A Tax Leader
Emaar Square, Building 2
United Arab Emirates
As the International and M&A Tax Leader for Deloitte Middle East, Alex led many complex tax advisory and compliance engagements with large multinationals, regional SWFs and family owned businesses with particular focus on M&A transactions and tax structuring. His focus is on anticipating client needs in a dynamic market and delivering high-value quality professional services; and attracting, developing and retaining a team of high-performing professionals.
Alex has over 20 years of experience with Deloitte and has worked in Deloitte offices in UK, Central Europe and the UAE, where he is now based. Alex spent 6 years in London’s REHL tax practice prior to relocating in 2008 to head up Deloitte’s Real Estate and M&A tax practice in Romania, as part of the Central Europe cluster. During his time at Deloitte, Alex has gained significant experience working with leading International clients, advising them on transactional work, cross border tax issues, group restructuring, development of internal tax policy and strategy as well as providing tax compliance support services.
Alex is a Chartered Accountant and a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He also holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) Honours degree from Durham University, UK. Alex joined Deloitte from Morgan Stanley Investment bank in 2002 and previously also worked at Goldman Sachs International in London.
Alex has also been listed in Euromoney’s 2022 Tax Advisors Guide as a Leading Tax Advisor for the United Arab Emirates.