Akin joined Buzzacott in 2001 and is Partner and Head of our Private Client team.
Akin and his team provide expert tax and probate advice to individuals, trusts and estates. Akin’s focus is on wealth preservation from a tax perspective. He helps high-net-worth individuals and their families to protect their wealth throughout their lives through careful planning.
Akin advises on all aspects of tax planning and compliance reporting for those with complicated financial affairs, often in multiple jurisdictions. He specialises in assisting international private clients with tax advice when they’re investing in or moving to/from the UK.
Akin and his team work collaboratively with our Financial Planning team to provide clients with an overarching picture of their financial affairs and a tax-efficient financial plan to help them achieve their goals.
Akin is a member of the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) and is a qualified Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA). He was named in the eprivateclient 50 Most Influential list in 2021, 2023 and 2024, recognising and celebrating him as one of the most prominent movers and shakers within the UK and offshore private client practitioner sector.
Prior to Buzzacott, Akin worked in the Private Client team at a national practice.
Outside of work, Akin is a lay preacher and undertakes voluntary work as a mentor and counsellor for both young people and adults. He enjoys playing squash and watching football and is happily married with two adult children.
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