Mazars UK announces three new partners

31 August 2017

Mazars, the leading international tax, accountancy and advisory firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of three new Mazars UK partners, based in the UK and US.

All three new partners have been promoted from within the business and are drawn from the Tax and Global Infrastructure Finance business lines. The appointments reflect the firms’ ongoing investment in its core strategic markets, including financial services, large and listed companies, public services and entrepreneurial businesses.

Phil Verity, Mazars’ UK Senior Partner, said: “The success of our business is based upon recognising and developing the skills and expertise of our people. Vaneeta, Ben and Haydn represent the breadth of experience, entrepreneurial outlook and client focus to which we all aspire. I am proud to welcome these talented and dedicated people to the partnership.”

The new partners are:


Vaneeta Khurana - Employment Tax ​

Vaneeta is an Employment Tax partner, based in London. Since joining Mazars in 2014, Vaneeta has been responsible for creating and growing the Employment Tax practice. The team works across Mazars’ strategic markets, which include large and listed companies, financial services firms, entrepreneurial businesses, and public sector organisations. As Head of Employment Tax, Vaneeta is a widely respected thought leader and a regular contributor of written pieces and commentary to the media.

Ben Morris - Global Infrastructure Finance ​ 

Ben is a Global Infrastructure Finance partner, based in London. In over five years with Mazars, he has progressed from Senior Manager to Partner, and has spurred impressive growth of the advisory and valuation functions within the Global Infrastructure Finance service line.

Ben has broad experience across the social infrastructure, transport and energy sectors, with particular expertise in the renewable energy space. He has advised on projects in more than 10 countries and will focus on the EMEA region.

Haydn Palliser – Global Infrastructure Finance

Haydn is a Global Infrastructure Finance partner, based in New York. Previously Managing Director of Corality Financial Group (“Corality”) for the EMEA and Americas regions, Haydn joined Mazars when Corality was acquired in August 2016.

Haydn is a renowned expert in financial modelling and has delivered lectures at MIT, Harvard and Columbia. He will lead Mazars’ Global Financial Modelling service line and act as regional co-lead for the Americas to deliver further expansion across the region.  




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