Russell started his career at PKF in South Africa before moving over to PricewaterhouseCoopers in New York working exclusively within the emerging growth and fintech practice. Russell currently serves as the Director of Global Business Development at the VAT IT Group. Initially tasked with establishing VAT IT operations in the USA, Russell’s knowledge and expertise within the fintech and foreign tax space have been instrumental in helping grow to VAT IT into the leading foreign tax recovery company in the world. Russell is a qualified Chartered Accountant (SA) and holds a Masters in Accounting Science from the University of Witwatersrand.
About VAT IT:
VAT IT is a global cross-border tax specialist, with 40 wholly-owned offices spread throughout Europe, America, Asia, India, Africa and Australia. VAT IT has been involved in the cross-border VAT reclaim industry for over 20 years. Through organic and acquisitive growth, VAT IT has evolved into the leading provider of VAT recovery services internationally. VAT IT offers a full range of cross-border VAT services, including domestic and foreign VAT claims, consultancy, and comprehensive VAT registration and compliance service.