Ian Woodruff (Director)

Ian joined Grant Thornton's Financial Services Group in 2009.  Prior to that he spent 9 years working for 2 of the Big 4 firms.


Ian has significant experience working in insurance taxation and has a particular interest in the tax affairs of general insurers and Lloyd's corporate names.

Ian's expertise covers:

  • advising on the structure of new and established insurance operations, comparing the direct
  • tax issues in a number of territories and providing guidance on operational issues
  • providing tax due diligence services on a number of major insurance transactions
  • advising on the redomiciliation of a listed UK Lloyd's group to Bermuda including advice on
  • transfer pricing, tax residence and permanent establishment issues
  • the provision of outsourced tax compliance and advisory services to a number of insurance groups
  • advising on tax efficient employee incentive arrangements.

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Ian Woodruff

London, Finsbury Square

+44 (0)20 7865 2189