Directors

  • Tom Brain

    Audit Technical Director

    Tom joined haysmacintyre in 2009 having specialised in the charity and not for profit sectors since 2003.

    Tom’s role as Audit Technical Director within haysmacintyre’s Not for Profit team encompasses managing a portfolio of audit clients, designing and delivering internal training courses on technical audit and accounting matters, and speaking at external seminars and conferences.

    His client work is focused on our Faith and Professional Institutes and Membership Bodies (PIMBs) sectors, but he works with charities of all shapes and sizes, including a number of large independent schools.

    Outside the office, Tom is a Trustee of a small theatre charity, which helps him to see things from the client’s point of view.

    Tom’s main non-charity interests are his five year old daughter and the local CAMRA cricket team.

  • Simon Bulleyment

    Director haysmacintyre IT Consultants Ltd (HMITC)

    Simon joined haysmacintyre in 1999 and has over twenty years of experience in enterprise infrastructure systems, IT service management, project management, C-level management and security.  The first eight years of his career were at one of the world’s leading electronics conglomerates.

    In addition to heading up haysmacintyre IT Consultants Limited (HMITC), the IT consulting arm of haysmacintyre, Simon is Chief Information Officer at haysmacintyre. As Director of HMITC, Simon services a varied client base across the corporate sector, including financial services and pension schemes, and not for profit clients, such as those within our Charities, Schools and Professional Institutes and Membership Bodies sectors.

    As a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) since 2005, Simon’s main area of expertise is security and he regularly delivers security and IT system reviews and offers advice to clients on the Data Protection Act, Payment Card Industry Data Security standard (PCI DSS), Cyber Essentials, penetration testing and post cyber-attack investigations.

  • Nick Bustin

    Employment Tax Director

    Nick is an employment tax specialist and leads haysmacintyre’s Employment Tax team. He joined the firm in 2014 and has a wealth of experience across the not for profit and corporate sectors. He is a Chartered Tax Adviser and participates in the Chartered Institution of Taxation employment taxes forum.

    Nick has been responsible for co-ordinating a number of haysmacintyre's submissions to HMRC in respect of proposed changes to legislation and he sees this as an important contribution to the firm having a deep understanding of the ‘client's perspective’. Nick is a regular speaker at haysmacintyre and external events where he advises on the challenges and opportunities presented to employers by employment tax. He is also a trustee for a charity.

    Nick's interests outside of work include being Taoist Tai Chi instructor, travelling and a re-kindled interest in photography. He also follows Wasps RFC and Southend United FC.

  • Trevor D'Sa

    Tax Director

    Trevor has over 30 years’ experience in tax, initially working for HMRC and then training with a top ten firm. He has previously worked as a Tax Partner at a niche media firm, and more recently as head of Private Client tax at a top 50 media and entertainment firm. He joined haysmacintyre in 2017.

    Trevor has broad knowledge across all taxes, with clients in a wide range of sectors. He is primarily focused on private client work, advising on issues such as domicile and residence, the tax consequences of immigration and emigration, inheritance tax planning, capital gains tax, business structuring, professional partnerships, trusts, property investment and development, and HMRC investigations.

    He also deals with the interaction between corporate and personal taxes, Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) and VAT.

    Outside work, Trevor’s interests centre around his family and sports, mainly as a spectator now, being an avid follower of the NFL and Manchester United.

  • Alan Kitcher

    Trust Director

    Alan was appointed to Trust Director at haysmacintyre in October 2017 where he leads the Trust department. He has worked in the trust and private client industry for the last 13 years with both accountants and solicitor firms.

    Alan looks after high net worth family trusts and landed estates, UK and offshore trusts and charities. He supports and advises trustees and beneficiaries on the various different taxes that effect trusts, including advising offshore trustees and UK beneficiaries of UK tax consequences of distributions, restructuring of trusts and the impact of disposing of assets. Alan also advises high net worth families on inheritance tax planning.

    Alan was named in the eprivate clients top 35 under 35 in 2017.

    He is an avid Formula 1 fan and enjoys to travel, combining both where possible.