Heather Shepherd

Executive Search - Tax

A specialist tax recruiter, I headhunt tax talent on behalf of leading global businesses including Fortune 500, FTSE 100, major banks, the Big 4 and Mid-tier firms. Having worked in the recruitment industry for over 7 years, I have an established network of clients and candidates and have successfully completed mandates across the globe ranging from senior management to C-suite professionals.

In addition to working on specific hiring needs, I partner with my clients to advise on hiring strategies, talent pipelining, retention and helping businesses across the world to attract, engage, develop and retain their people.

I lead the team that delivers senior appointments globally, specialising in:

  • International Tax
  • Corporate Tax
  • Tax Technology
  • Indirect Tax
  • Transfer Pricing
  • Transaction Tax and M&A

My track record demonstrates the ability to support clients ranging from start-ups to global blue-chip brands including Head of, Director and Board level.  If you are looking for advice on your tax career, or with respect to strategic tax recruitment globally please contact me directly.

Partnering with Heather

If you are looking for a move in or just interested in finding out more about the current tax market, then I would highly recommend you speak with Heather. As a partner in practice I have been working with Heather for a number of years and she is always helpful and reliable. What’s more she makes sure she fully understands BDO and my team so that she can work with candidates in advance of our interview process, such that they are well prepared, understand our culture and know what to expect. I have no hesitation in recommending Heather.

Partner & Head of Tax, Accountancy firm