He has also worked with clients in other industries, including financial services, retail, construction, infrastructure and hospitality.
Before joining A&M, Mr. Beer spent 30 years in the London office of KPMG, where he was a partner for 20 years and led the real estate tax practice. He also set up and chaired their international real estate network.
Mr. Beer earned a master’s degree in law from Cambridge University. He is qualified as a Barrister and as a Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA). He has been a member of the Tax Law Review Committee and of the Tax Committee of the British Property Federation. He is a UK national.
A well-known speaker on real estate matters, Mr. Beer has has written and lectured extensively. He has advised many of the largest real estate companies and funds on major transactions, and has been closely involved in the development of tax policy and law in the real estate area. Notably, he was a member of the technical group that worked on the introduction of UK REITs.