We are delighted to announce that Beatrice Chivers joined the UK
employee incentives and benefits team on 17 March 2008.
is a Chartered Tax Adviser who has specialised in expatriate tax and
employee share plans for over eight years. Beatrice previously worked
at Ernst & Young and prior to that at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
has extensive experience of project-managing global share plan advice
including tax and legal due diligence in 33 countries for a plan which
won a ProShare award for "Best New Plan". Head of the UK Employment
Group and joint head of the International Employment Group Ian Hunter
said: "We are delighted to welcome Beatrice, her arrival shows the
firm's commitment to the EIB group as an integral part of our HR
services offering and it demonstrates our growing cross-border employee
Colin Kendon will be speaking at an SME conference organised by the ESOP
Centre and the Institute of Directors on "Making an Employee Share
Market Work for Private SMEs".
all-day conference will take place on 17 September 2008, we will provide
registration details after these are finalised in our next edition.
considerable experience of establishing internal employee markets of
this sort which typically involve founder shareholders releasing shares
to employees via an HMRC approved share incentive plan. The arrangement
allows employees to buy shares out of pre-tax salary and it allows
founder shareholders to manage succession issues. We want to focus,
however, on how to use these arrangements to drive corporate
further details of the SME conference contact firstname.lastname@example.org