Francis worked for more than 20 years at EY and PwC before joining Evans + Ayers. He brings his wealth of top-end consulting expertise to Evans + Ayers. His wide-ranging experience covers direct and indirect taxes in complex advisory mandates for public, global and private groups. Francis was a finalist for the Tax Institute’s prestigious Tax Advisor of the Year award in 2019 and he is widely regarded as one of the top tax advisers in Adelaide. He chairs the Tax Institute’s Tax Roundtable and is a regular presenter for professional bodies. He is a chartered accountant, chartered tax adviser and registered tax agent. In addition to his accounting degree, he was conferred a Master of Tax from the University of Melbourne in 2005.