Speakers 2019

Geraint Jones

Geraint Jones is Head of Private Client at BKL’s London office. He provides tailored advice to high net worth individuals about their income tax, capital gains tax and inheritance tax.

Geraint is adept at improving tax efficiency for people with multiple assets and sources of income. His specialisms include the UK tax implications of cryptocurrencies: buying and selling, mining, arbitraging exchanges and margin trading as well as transferring back into fiat currencies and making accurate disclosures to HMRC.

Geraint’s clients range from entrepreneurs and angel investors (including UK investors based overseas) to LLP partners and sports professionals.

Ahmed Ismail

Ahmed Ismail is Co-Founder of HAYVN, the fully compliant institutional digital currency brokerage and custodian.

Ahmed has over 15 years of corporate, investment banking and senior management experience. Most recently, Ahmed was Senior Executive Officer for Jefferies LLC in Dubai, as well as Head of MENA Investment Banking for the global investment group.

He has extensive experience working with the regulatory compliance framework, having previously held positions at Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse and First Gulf Bank. He achieved a master’s degree in engineering from Imperial College London, specialising in Chemical Engineering.

Ben Symons

Ben Symons is a London based barrister at Field Court Chambers. He previously worked for Big 4 firms and large investment banks in London advising on complex structured finance transactions and mergers and acquisitions transactions valued in excess of £1 billion. He has extensive experience in advising both individuals and corporations on their UK tax liabilities and UK tax planning opportunities. He is also the author of Cryptocurrency and Taxation published by Bloomsbury Professional.

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