Meet the Team

 

    

Andy Vessey

Andy Vessey ATT

Head of Tax

Andy, formerly Qdos' Head of Tax, is widely recognised as one of the UK’s foremost IR35 experts, having personally defended more than 500 IR35 cases, the overwhelming majority of which he has won. Andy has 38 years of tax experience and specialises in employment status matters, read more here

                                  

Pete Willcocks

Pete Willcocks

Managing Director

Pete has been involved in the insurance industry and IR35 since 2005, including a decade at Qdos, where at the point of leaving he was a group board director. Pete is a fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute, a past President of the Insurance Institute of Leicester, a past Chairman for the East Midlands branch of BIBA, and if it isn’t obvious, lives and breathes insurance and IR35.

                       

Chris Carvill

Chris Carvill

Operations Director

Chris has worked within the contractor industry for well over a decade, having previously held the position of Sales Manager at Qdos Contractor. After a period working as a contractor himself, Chris joined Larsen Howie as Operations Director in 2017. He now holds overall responsibility for the IR35 Consultancy team and ensures that all clients receive the very best advice and service. 

 

Matt Tyler

Matthew Tyler

IR35 Consultancy Manager

Matt has been dealing with IR35 for the past seven years. He previously worked for Qdos, first as a Contract and Status Manager and later progressing to a Client Manager. He now heads up the IR35 Consultancy Team. He has a firm understanding of the rules that underpin IR35 and has a great deal of experience dealing with the many and varied quirks that come with this rather murky legislation. 

 

Ryan Dawson

Ryan Dawson

Sales Executive 

Ryan's professional career began when he was awarded an internship working with the FIFA World Cup Organising Committee and Legal Office during the 2014 world cup in Brazill. After graduating with an LLB Law Degree, his focus turned to insurance and began working at Qdos, working closely with Legal Expenses and Tax Investigation claims. Since moving to Larsen Howie, he's been committed to helping clients understand and protect themselves from IR35.

 

Brannon Richardson

Brannon Richardson

Business Development Executive 

Brannon embarked on a year-long sales negotiation apprenticeship with Taylors Property Services and was promoted to Property Consultant when the company was acquired by Whitegates. During this time, Brannon topped the Mortgage Advice Bureau national leader board not once but twice for his customer service and sales skills. Brannon joined us in 2019 as a Business Development Executive and specialises in building great, lasting relationships with partners.

 

 Hannah Robinson

 

 

 

 

 

Hannah Robinson

Digital Copywriter

After graduating from De Montfort University with a degree in Literature in 2014, Hannah has worked in every area of creative marketing since. She has freelanced as a journalist, worked in-house as a copywriter and has project managed for a variety of international clients with UK advertising agencies. She now writes in-house for Larsen Howie, keeping a keen eye on all things IR35, contracting and tax. Read her work on the Larsen Howie Knowledge Hub