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Our Clients

Read what those we have worked with say about us:

Glassdoor

“As an ambitious, fast growing business we needed to work with a partner who could support all our needs in relation to our expansion into the European market. Glassdoor is committed to being a top employer and job site. By working with Abbiss Cadres, we gained access to a multi-disciplinary team who have proven they’re highly engaged and ready to lend a hand with sensible, practical, cost-effective advice. Together, we were able to develop and deliver a thoughtful people strategy that helped us to effectively establish our business in the UK.”

Brad Serwin, General Counsel, Glassdoor

Read the full case study here.

Glassdoor is a website where employees and former employees anonymously review companies and their management.


Loyens & Loeff

"Abbiss Cadres are one of the few firms that can offer high quality tax, legal and operational advice on both UK and cross-border employment matters. Their team members have a wealth of experience enabling them to provide commercial, to the point advice. For any employment-related issues Abbiss Cadres are always a reliable port of call."

Hans van Ruiten, Partner Employment Taxes, Loyens & Loeff, The Netherlands

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Loyens & Loeff is one of the largest law firms in the Netherlands


AM Law 100 Firms

"The smartest thing we did was adding you to the team."

Corporate Partner of AM Law 100 firm of (top US law firms)

"Abbiss Cadres provide a hugely valuable extension to the HR services we offer to our clients, ensuring that we can meet all their needs. Not only are they experts in a wide variety of HR related specialisms, but the service they offer is both reliable and responsive and importantly focussed on delivering the best commercial outcome for our clients."

Partner, AM Law 100 firm

"Abbiss Cadres offer a range of employment related services that are invaluable in our service offering to clients. Whether it is dealing with a complex employment tax issues or payroll set up and administration, we trust them to deliver to our clients."

Employment Partner, AM Law 100 firm

"The team at Abbiss Cadres possess expertise that is second to none in relation to complex remuneration structures and share-based incentives that has proven invaluable to us in the execution of both IPO’s and corporate transactions."

Corporate Partner, AM Law 100 firm


Willis Towers Watson

"Abbiss Cadres are ‘go to’ experts for law and tax advice on equity-based remuneration structures. We have worked with the Abbiss Cadres team on a range of complex multi-disciplinary projects over many years for a wide variety of clients - these have varied from bespoke remuneration structures for major VC-backed UK companies to the design and international implementation of executive long term incentive plans for global, public companies, and much in between. Abbiss Cadres provide us and our clients with a high touch service, are very easy to work with, and deliver to the very high quality our clients demand."

Damian Carnell, Director, Willis Towers Watson

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company


Global Pharmaceutical Company

"We have been working with Abbiss Cadres for over 4 years now. At first we were seeking advice on the introduction of a long term incentive plan. Over the years the input has evolved into advice on all aspects of employee relations, the creation of a European Works Council including negotiation strategies, an international review of Information and Consultation requirements and supporting the Company wide communications activity during a recent major acquisition. Abbiss Cadres has become a one stop shop for all HR issues."

European HR Director, Global Pharmaceutical Company


Kaplan

"As HR Director Europe and Asia for Kaplan International Colleges I work with Abbiss Cadres when seeking answers to our legal requirements for staff in the UK and around my region, often to incredibly short deadlines. Abbiss Cadres deliver commercially minded, high quality, client focussed advice. They are also a pleasure to deal with!"

HR Director Europe and Asia, Kaplan International Colleges

Kaplan is one of world’s leading providers of lifelong education with operations around the globe.


Method

"Method is a company that likes to think outside the box.   Abbiss Cadres think similarly and are a refreshing change from the more traditional lawyers.  They have been willing to work with us in creative and cost saving ways - even when we are separated by many miles."

Allyson Willoughby, General Counsel

Founded in 2000, Method Products, Inc. is headquartered in San Francisco, California.  Today, Method is a leading innovator of premium healthy home and personal care products.  Method can be found in over 25,000 retail locations throughout the US, Canada, the UK and Australia.


Abbott Risk Consulting (ARC) Ltd

"Abbiss Cadres assisted ARC in the design and implementation of an employee share scheme based on Enterprise Management Incentives (EMI).   Their  support was invaluable and went beyond the simple mechanics of EMI schemes.  They helped us focus on our business needs and ensure the scheme we put in place would help us attract and retain staff.   The scheme did just that and we have just enjoyed one of our best year's performance ever with low staff turnover and a motivated workforce.  Guy Abbiss is an expert in his field and is a pleasure to deal with.   I have no hesitation in recommending him and Abbiss Cadres LLP."

John Abbott, Managing Director, ARC

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Abbott Risk Consulting (ARC) Ltd is an independent consultancy leading the field in the provision of consulting services and technical recruitment to the defence, transportation, marine and energy sectors.  In 2010 ARC was recognised as one of the UK’s “100 Best Small Companies to Work For”.


BlueBolt

“We were looking for a law firm who knew what they were about and who had the expert skills and approach which would help us achieve our ambitions in a highly competitive commercial environment.  Making sure our talented people are engaged is an absolute essential in achieving that.   Abbiss Cadres deliver on our brief, and they speak to us in language we understand.  We like that and look forward to a long and fruitful relationship.”

Lucy Ainsworth-Taylor, Chief Executive, BlueBolt

Bluebolt

BlueBolt provides state-of-the-art 2D and CGI capabilities to the global film industry.


Indigo Planning

"Guy Abbiss has helped Indigo Planning to plan for its own future.   He was instrumental in putting in place structures and mechanisms that underpin Indigo's independence, and that contribute to the engagement and reward of its people.  We instruct Abbiss Cadres with confidence."

Simon Neate, Chairman,  Indigo Planning

Indigo

As one of the country’s largest independent planning consultancies, Indigo Planning’s expertise is continuing to contribute to the success of some of largest redevelopment projects in the UK.