Shaya qualified as a chartered accountant in 2011. He then worked for cloud accounting company Clear Books and as an in house accountant for city law firm Watson Farley & Williams, before founding his own firm. Shaya became a partner in Somers Baker Prince Kurz in 2018.
Shaya specialises in technology firms and partnerships. His technical interests are management accounting, cloud accounting systems, tax planning and professional services partnerships. In addition to his skills in tax planning, Shaya has experience in planning for business start-ups and cross border and digital VAT issues. As well as being an accountant, Shaya has written software for use by clients and accounting firms.
Outside of work, Shaya is fascinated with technology and aviation (having graduated with an aeropsace engineering degree from the University of Manchester), enjoys cooking, and spending quality time with the family.