Iain Blakeley


Iain is an expert advisor to NZ private businesses and their owners on tax, financial reporting and compliance, inter-generational planning, overseas expansion, transactions and wealth management. He has specialist knowledge of the tourism, real estate, marine, retirement village and aged care sectors.

Previous experience

Iain has 25 years’ experience as a solicitor advising a wide range of clients including businesses, not for profits and government entities as well as 20 years specialist tax experience in New Zealand and overseas.


BA/LLB, Barrister and Solicitor High Courts of New Zealand and Fiji, Commissioner for Oaths. y; National President Royal New Zealand Pipe Bands’ Association, Patron Royal New Zealand Pipe Bands Foundation Youth Band, Trustee Auckland Pipe Band College.


In his spare time Iain enjoys boating, music, piping, diving and playing squash.