Dryad Maritime, a maritime operations company with a high-grade intelligence capability, has enlisted the support of Smith & Williamson, the accountancy and investment management group, to assist with comprehensive tax and accounting services. Dryad Maritime is navigating through a period of rapid growth and is expanding their operations into Asia Pacific and the Americas.
The company, which has a sophisticated 24-hour manned operations centre on the South Coast, is formed of experienced maritime operations and intelligence specialists and professionals from a variety of commercial disciplines.
With more than 500 combined years of sea service, the company helps ship owners, operators and managers to run their complex, global operations in a safe and efficient manner, integrating risk mitigation management with voyage optimisation, all under one roof.
Rebecca Combes, a partner and head of corporate tax at Smith & Williamson South Coast office, specialises in working with innovative companies such as Dryad Maritime, including ascertaining what research and development (R&D) tax relief/credits the business is eligible for.
She said: "Dryad Maritime's team is supported by bespoke intelligence, meteorological, and geospatial maritime operations software, with best practice underpinned by...