With over 40 years’ experience in the financial services sector, Mike has been with Blevins Franks in South East France since 2008. Before leaving the UK, Mike was a Partner at a leading firm of Chartered Accountants and business advisers in the North West of England. Throughout his career, he has focused on cross-border pensions, investments, succession and tax planning solutions for high net-worth individuals, owners and managers of family businesses.
Mike is a Chartered Accountant, Trust and Estate Practitioner and also holds the Diploma for Financial Advisers.
With in-depth experience and understanding of French fiscal legislation and its interaction with UK law, Mike is well-positioned to advise expatriates in the French Riviera region on wealth management and tax mitigation. He also supports clients living east of Nice and in Monaco, playing a significant role in opening a Blevins Franks office in Monaco in 2015. He is supported in the Côte d’Azur and Monaco by specialist in-house teams based in France, Malta and London.
Away from work Mike enjoys visiting his children and grandchildren, playing golf, motor racing and watching his beloved Manchester City FC.