Gerald Edelman has announced its latest senior promotion of Amal Shah who has been appointed Partner.
Amal commenced his career at Gerald Edelman (“GE”) in 2008, as the first tax trainee in the tax department, where he went on to become fully qualified as a member of the Association of Tax Technicians and the Chartered Institute of Taxation in 2013.
Amal has experience in various industry sectors including property, financial services and technology, and now focuses on corporate and transactional work, supporting a wide portfolio of clients ranging from corporates, to multinationals as well as HNWIs and their families, both in the UK and globally.
Amal has also played an integral part in developing and shaping the successful tax advisory department within the firm and has made a significant contribution in training and mentoring other members of GE’s tax team. Going forward, Amal will be actively involved in the management of the tax team at GE.
“Coming through the ranks of GE, I consider myself privileged to have experienced such an incredible transformation, evolving as part of the Gerald Edelman journey, and benefiting from the immense support of a great team. I’m very proud and excited to be part of the ongoing growth and development of the firm and I look forward to continuing to contribute and build the GE of tomorrow that focuses on exceptional advice and enhanced advisory services for clients around the world.”
Richard Kleiner, GE’s Chief Executive Officer, commented: “We are delighted to welcome Amal into our partnership. Amal’s dedication and expertise shown by exceptional services delivered to his clients, is a testament to his success, his work ethic and service excellence is exemplary, and we are confident that Amal will continue to be an integral part of the future of the business”.
Gerald Edelman is now a 16-partner firm and position 47 in Accountancy Age’s UK’s Top 50 accountants in the 2020 rankings and has established itself as a leading mid-tier firm. Amal’s promotion demonstrates the firm’s continued commitment towards investing in and developing its people and the next generation of leaders.