John is a director in tax services, focusing on research and development tax consulting. John began his career as an engineer and software developer before transitioning into the consulting practice in the technology, tax and management industries. Prior to joining DHG, John spent 16 years with a Big 4 firm as a practice leader with a primary focus on Research and Development Credits, Orphan Drug Credit and Employee Retention Credit. He has experience working with satellite manufacturers, software companies and energy clients, achieving a 55 percent gross client margin across his client portfolio and ranging in size from Fortune 500 companies to startups.
John leads a dedicated team of R&D professionals that provide clients with comprehensive credit studies, intending to optimize each client’s tax approach. With hands-on project management experience, John tailors each client methodology and approach.