iSportconnect has announced four additional guest speakers from Penningtons Manches, Sheridans, KHA Management and ICAEW have been added to the lineup for the Finance Masterclass on April 11, 2018.
Laura Dadswell, Co-head, Penningtons Manches is an international tax and trust specialist with particular expertise in corporate wealth structuring. Co-head of Penningtons Manches Private Wealth, her focus is on providing commercial, but also tailored and sensitive answers to how best to steward personal wealth in often complex circumstances – whether these are due to commercial factors, personal profile, she has acted for several well-known sports people and entertainers. Laura will provide a separate insight into Tax Update – Including Image Rights focusing on current hot topics in sport for tax and VAT. This will include image rights, social media, agent’s fees, minimum wages enquiries and player enquiries.
Mark Taylor, Technical Manager, ICAEW will be giving a presentation on the Emerging Cyber Security Threats which will describe five issues that have the potential to have a significant impact on a business. Taylor is a fellow of the BCS (FBCS) and a Chartered IT Professional (CITP.) and has had a long and wide ranging career in IT. Previous roles include senior service delivery manager at PwC and working within a NHS doctors practice. At the ICAEW he helps members get the best out of technology through the creation of web and printed guides. His current focus is on cyber security.
Keith Harris, Chairman, KHA Management will be participating on The Valuation of Clubs And Assets alongside confirmed speaker Trevor Birch. Keith has an impressive CV having been director of major firms and banks such as Orion Bank, HSBC and Morgan Grenfell & Co.
Daniel Geey, Partner, Sheridans will be participating on the Promoting Fair Play Panel alongside Andrea Traverso. Daniel’s practice focuses on helping clients in the sports sector, including rights holders, leagues, governing bodies, clubs, agencies, athletes, sports technology companies, broadcasters and financial institutions. Daniel has significant experience in the football industry and has worked on a variety of club takeovers, high profile transfers, commercial endorsement deals and disputes. Daniel also works in the wider entertainment industry advising on competition and anti-trust matters.
This exclusive event is invitation-only and will bring together leading experts to tackle topics such as financial fair play, taxation, valuations and cyber-security. The event will take place at Penningtons Manches LLP, which is located in the heart of the city.