Simon began his career in accountancy over 30 years ago, originally starting in accountancy before moving to tax 25 years ago.

Having a background in accountancy and great wealth of experience in tax, he specialises in advising many of RG’s high net worth clients and entrepreneurs, helping them to navigate the complex tax system.

Simon’s areas of expertise include corporation tax, employee reward schemes, private client taxation (including IHT, CGT and income tax planning) as well as providing transactional support/advice on business acquisitions/sales to RG corporate finance clients.


Simon enjoys playing badminton, running and yoga (with varying degrees of ability!). He also volunteers for the charity Tax Help for Older People.

Susan Currer
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Simon Hopwood