Irfan has over 15 years' experience in taxation of pan-European real estate funds, infrastructure funds and debt funds and structuring and restructuring of inbound, outbound and pan-European investments in real estate and distressed debt portfolios. He also holds a qualification in Islamic finance and have been part of the HMT/HMRC Islamic finance working group to advise on the changes to the UK taxation rules.
14 October 2019
While the retail sector recorded its worst September trading since 1995, Britain’s managed pub and restaurant groups saw collective like-for-like sales grow 1.2 per cent last month, according to latest figures from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker.
04 October 2019
Thai Leisure Group has had its proposed Company Voluntary Arrangement (“CVA”) approved by its creditors at a meeting today.
03 October 2019
The latest announcement to move towards a 25 per cent tariff between the EU and US on scotch whisky is a significant blow for the sector, which has been somewhat caught in the cross fire of retaliation regarding the Airbus WTO ruling.
James has extensive experience in solvent restructuring, distressed turnaround and formal insolvency, working with directors and stakeholders to deliver effective solutions for businesses in distress, maximising recoveries and protecting the position of his clients.
19 August 2019
In January we made some predictions for the travel and tourism sector in 2019. As we reach the half way point in the year we reflect on the first six months and consider what may still occur.
09 August 2019
Britain’s managed pub and restaurant groups saw collective like-for-like sales grow 1.2 per cent in July against the same time last year, with restaurant chains recovering strongly after a poor summer in 2018, latest figures from the Coffer Peach Business Tracker show.
07 August 2019
New statistics published recently reveal that HMRC paid out over £1bn in creative sector tax relief during 2018/19. The total paid out since introduction is now approaching £5bn.
05 August 2019
Research and Markets predicts that the global food tech industry is expected to exceed $250 billion by 2022. Find out how the digital economy has been a major player in reinventing the food and drink market.
15 July 2019
At the start of the year, we made some predictions about challenges that the leisure and hospitality sector could expect to see in 2019. Now half way through the year we reflect on those forecasts and look to future trends in the market.