George Hardy is a Financial Services Tax Partner of Ernst & Young LLP and heads up their tax relationship in EMEIA with three global banks, as well as being a senior member of EY’s International Tax and Transaction Services team. In the course of his long career he has headed up the tax work on numerous transactions in the financial services sector, most recently in the context of Brexit related reorganisations. He is particularly involved in the adoption of new technologies to the field of tax for his clients. He has a PhD from Cambridge on the writing of propaganda.