Gavin is a Senior Principal at Hansuke. In his most recent and previous position as Managing Director at Credit Suisse, Helmer was responsible for the compliance oversight on all aspects of the client tax risk agenda.
With over 25 years of experience in financial services, Gavin has held a variety of senior management roles in tax departments of leading banks including Standard Bank, UBS, Credit Suisse, Barclays, and as a tax partner with PwC, Singapore.
Helmer is highly skilled in the areas of Transfer Pricing, Tax Risk Management, and Securities Taxation inclusive of FATCA, AEoI and DAC6.
Helmer is the Honorary Treasurer for SPANA, a charity for working animals.