JAKE's CASE STUDIES

Sky Case Study

Sky are a British media and telecommunications conglomerate owned by Comcast that was founded in 1990. Sky provides television and broadband Internet services, fixed-line and mobile telephone services to consumers and businesses and is Europe’s largest media company…

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Deckers Brands Case Study

Deckers Brands are a US footwear designer and distributor founded in the 1970’s. Their brands include Teva, Sanuk and, probably the most well-known, UGG. THE CHALLENGE Deckers are a returning client to Pro-Tax having placed in the tax…

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Christie’s Case Study

Founded in 1766, Christie’s is a British auction with its main premises split between London and New York. In recent years they have branched out to the Middle East and Asia. THE CHALLENGE The Head of Tax is…

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Bestway Case Study

Found in the 1970’s, Bestway is a UK headquartered multinational with operations mainly in the United Kingdom and Pakistan. It is the UK’s second largest wholesaler serving 125,000 independent retailers and caterers. THE CHALLENGE The business had recently…

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Tokio Marine Kiln Case Study

Tokio Marine Kiln is a specialist insurance company formed through a merger between kiln and Tokio Marine Europe. They currently employ over 800 people across 21 cities including London, Paris, Shanghai and Rio de Janeiro. THE CHALLENGE The…

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Avis Budget Group Case Study

Avis Budget Group is the American parent company of car rentals businesses such as Avis, and is a leading vehicle rental operator in North America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and certain other regions it serves. Avis Budget Group…

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Pret-a-Manger Case Study

Founded in 1983, Pret-a-Manger is sandwich shop chain headquartered in the UK with approximately 500 shops in 9 countries. This includes Europe, the US and Asia. THE CHALLENGE As a standalone position, the line manager brought tax in-house…

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Pinsent Masons Case Study

Pinsent Masons is an international law firm which specialises in the energy, infrastructure, financial services, real estate and advanced manufacturing and technology sectors. The firm has over 400 partners, a total legal team of around 1,800 people as…

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Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific is a multinational biotechnology product development company created by a merger of Thermo Electron and Fisher Scientific. They are one of the leading companies in the genetic testing and precision laboratory equipment markets. THE CHALLENGE…

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Hikma Pharmaceuticals Case Study

Hikma Pharmaceuticals is a multinational pharmaceutical company based in London that manufactures branded and non-branded generic and in-licensed pharmaceutical products. It was founded in Amman, Jordan in 1978 by Samih Darwazah. They list it on the London Stock…

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