Jon’s clients value his objectivity, sound judgment and total discretion. The owner-managers and entrepreneurs he advised over the past 25 years at the firm have afforded him a keen insight into how successful businesses grow and develop. Jon draws on this knowledge to steer his clients in the appropriate direction to meet their goals. A keen listener, Jon is always keen to find out what the driving factors are behind each client’s business plans; he enjoys approaching every case individually and offering genuine, helpful guidance in response to any query or challenge.

Jon’s deep industry knowledge coupled with the wide range of services that Kingston Smith offers places him in an excellent position to provide clients with holistic advice, covering everything from tax structuring for fundraising for SEIS, EIS and beyond. He has supported London Business Angels, and has served as director of British Business Angels Association.

With strong international experience and contacts, Jon demonstrates a cultural sensitivity and awareness of international requirements. His understanding of cultural norms and expectations enable him to deal with situations appropriately and introduce the right third party experts, where necessary, for the individual and culture in question. Through his role as Chairman of the European Board of our international association, Morison KSI, Jon has personal relationships across 85 countries. He is also a member of Kingston Smith’s Executive Board.