François is a Tax Advisor in Druces’ Private Wealth team. He joined the firm in October 2019.
François is a Chartered Tax Adviser and an International Tax Affiliate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation.
François’ area of expertise is cross border private client matters, with specific focus on French and UK taxation, including wealth tax, residence analysis, tax and estate planning, trust and life insurance taxation.
François first studied law in Toulouse, France, and Barcelona, Spain. He then obtained a master’s in tax law from the Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and a second master’s from King’s College, London. He also holds the Graduate Diploma in Law from the University of Law, London.
Prior to joining Druces, François’s previous roles include senior tax consultant in a well-known accountancy firm, and tax advisor in a tax and wealth management firm.
In his spare time, François enjoys collecting vinyl records, travelling, running and cooking.
*Sykes Anderson Perry’s merger with Druces LLP took effect on 1 October 2019.