Andrew Ponting is a Managing Director at FTI Consulting and is based in London, specialising in mergers & acquisitions and private equity taxation. With over 20 years of experience, he has advised on over 400 potential transactions and more than 80 completed transactions.

Andrew specialises in providing M&A tax advice to corporate and financial sponsors. Andrew’s completed transactions cover a wide range of industries, including real estate, construction, support services and fintech; regions, including extensive experience in the UK and Europe, North America and Japan; and transaction types, such as listings, mergers, demergers, capital return, stake-building and refinancing.

Andrew has written for the International Tax Review on Japanese tax.

Andrew holds a B.A. (Hons) in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge’s Churchill College. He is a Chartered Accountant.