David Jetuah, Accountancy Age, Thursday 23 September 2010 at 09:56:00

Fleming will lead Taxand?s team of transaction tax experts across theorganisation?s 50 countries

Taxand, the world?s largest global organisation of tax advisers tomultinational businesses, has appointed Ian Fleming global transactions leader.

Fleming, who was a managing director with Alvarez & Marsal Taxand UK willnow lead Taxand?s team of transaction tax experts across the organisation?s 50countries.

Prior to joining Taxand, Ian was with the private equity tax group of KPMG.

Frederic Donnedieu, Chairman of Taxand, said:

?We are delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Fleming as leader ofTaxand?s global transaction tax service line.

"I am sure his appointment will be valuable to our clients and taxprofessionals alike as we look to maximise tax opportunities that can often beoverlooked by clients in the heat of deal making."