Tom Wootton works in the Tax, Trusts and Structuring Advisory Department. Prior to this Tom was a Senior Manager in the Client Services Department where he assisted a diverse portfolio of clients, with a particular focus on the Eastern European & Russian Markets. Tom is highly-skilled and experienced in the provision of structuring advice as well as the establishment and administration of complex corporate structures. He also specialises in Trust administration, including the review and preparation of trust documentation and coordination with external lawyers and other professional advisers. In 2011 Tom was awarded the STEP Diploma in International Trust Management with distinction and in 2016 he became a member of the Association of Taxation Technicians. Tom is now continuing his studies with a view to membership of the Chartered Institute of Taxation. Tom serves as a Director of a number of the Verfides Group trust companies. He is also involved in business development initiatives of the Verfides Group and often represents Verfides at conferences and other events. Tom joined Verfides in 2007 after graduating with First Class Honours in Political Science.