Having experienced the expat lifestyle first hand, Matthew understands the challenges and opportunities that expats face when moving from one city to the next.
As the COO, Matthew’s role is to ensure the Expatland Global Network makes life easier for expats on the move by our city-based E-teams.
Matthew is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Adviser specialising in international tax and accounting. He is dual-qualified in Australia and Singapore. His clients rely on him to deliver the right advice for complex personal circumstances.
As a principal owner of CST Tax Advisors in Sydney and previously the Managing Director of the office in Singapore, Matthew has first hand experience in moving internationally and operating a business in multiple countries.
He has over 20 years of experience providing international tax advice to globally mobile executives, business founders and family groups with international interests.
He has had articles published in leading taxation and industry journals in Australia, the United Kingdom and Singapore and regularly presents at industry seminars.
Matthew obtained the degree of Master of Taxation at the Australian School of Taxation (ATAX) at the University of New South Wales, where he was awarded the Allens Arthur Robinson Prize for the best performance by a graduating student. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Commerce from Macquarie University where he graduated with an award of meritorious academic excellence.
In Australia, Matthew is a Chartered Tax Advisor, Chartered Accountant and Registered Tax Agent. He is a member of the Sydney chapter of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.
In Singapore, Matthew is a Chartered Accountant and Accredited Tax Advisor having been admitted to membership of both the Singapore Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Advisors.