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Paul Sutton

The LCN interview: Joanne Chen

We are delighted to feature an interview with Joanne Chen, founder and managing director of Pearl Bridge Fashion. Why did you come to the UK in the first place? I came to the UK to complete a Masters in international marketing management at the University of Surrey in 2001, and I have lived here ever since. What was the biggest challenge you had to …
Paul Sutton

The LCN Interview: Carrie Waley

We are delighted to feature an interview with Carrie Waley, the Beijing-born founder and CEO of Mandarin Consulting, which provides consultancy services for Chinese jobseekers, Chinese businesses and UK businesses. Why did you come to UK in the first place? I married a British barrister working in Hong Kong. He wanted to come home and I followed him. …
Paul Sutton

The LCN Tax Interview: Paul Morton

We are delighted to feature an interview with Paul Morton, Tax Director at the Office of Tax Simplification (HM Treasury), and former Head of Group Tax at Reed Elsevier Group plc. Why did you get into tax? After reading a science degree I was looking for new challenges. The choices turned out to be graduate recruitment into the Hong Kong Police Force, …
Paul Sutton

The LCN Tax Interview: Paul Barnes

We are delighted to feature an interview with Paul Barnes, Director of Tax at Visa Europe and former Head of Tax, EMEA at Marsh & McLennan. Why did you get into tax? In the old days in accountancy practices, you needed to qualify as a chartered accountant in the audit department before you moved into tax. Whenever the tax people came out to the …