Chair: Colin Smith
Vice Chair: Martin Scammell
Secretariat: Ion Fletcher


Daniel Chapman, Aviva Investors

Adam Cutler, Crowe UK LLP

Melanie Anandakumar, Landsec

Simon Swann, Ashurst LLP

Sally Cowan, British Land Company plc

Amy Collins, CBRE Limited

Ali Anderson, EY

Lucy Henry, Schroder Real Estate Investment Management Limited

Michael Ridsdale, Wedlake Bell LLP

Jennifer Lawrie, Grosvenor

Richard Dalton, BDO LLP

Julian Potts, Landmark PT Ltd

Rhys Morgan, The Crown Estate

Andrew Sneddon, Trowers & Hamlins LLP

Ben Tennant, Deloitte LLP

Casey Dalton, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

Ceinwen Hayes, Mishcon De Reya LLP

Elizabeth Small, Forsters LLP

Jonathan Haines-Gadd, Royal London Asset Management (RLAM)

Louise Cowell, RSM UK

Christopher Nyland, Chris Nyland

Vicky Campbell, abrdn

Benjamin Copperwheat, iQ Student Accommodation

Linda Adelson, Mazars LLP

Alan Sinyor, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP

Gary Sherwin, Canary Wharf Group plc

* independent member of the committee

Currently working on:

  • Drafting guidance for HMRC on technical matters not currently covered
  • Helping HMRC identify priorities for operational improvement
  • Seeking further clarity on the VAT treatment of compensation/early termination payments