Sue is a UK Chartered Tax Adviser with over 35 years of international tax experience, mainly in the area
of financial services.
After working with the Big 4, where she specialized in providing tax advice to financial institutions,
including banks, fund, insurance companies and funds managers she worked at Deutsch Bank as a
director in the tax financing group. Subsequently, she spent 10 years as the Deputy Regional Tax
Director with Credit Suisse. In that time, she supported front office groups such as Private Equity, Equity,
Fixed Income and Asset Management by advising on sustainable but tax efficient products and
She assisted both the Distressed Asset Funds and the Private Equity Funds to set up their investment
structures to ensure that they benefited from low effective tax rates and enabled them to have access
to an extensive double tax treaty network achieving tax efficiencies on initial investment, operation and
exit. She also undertook tax due diligence exercises in respect of targeted investments throughout the
Sue was also the Head of New Business – Tax for Asia Pacific, advising on the tax implications of any new
investment, product or business to ensure they were implemented in a transparent yet tax efficient
In the last 10 years, she has advised SMEs and MNCs, including private equity funds and venture capital
funds, on international tax matters, in particular inward and outward investment to and from Hong
Kong and Mainland China. Sue has worked in the UK, Asia Pacific, including Hong Kong and Mainland
China, and India.
She is the founding shareholder of SB Tax Advisors (International) Limited which provides dedicated out
sourced tax director and tax advisory services to businesses with international operations.