We have the largest international law network in the global equity space

ShareReporter works with our local law firm network covering over 90 countries, with information for companies, local companies and plan participants.  Working in partnership with the share plans team from CMS, one of the world’s biggest law firms, we provide a full service, with access to any specialist legal and tax advice you require. We have been working on corporate, tax and compensation & benefits for a number of years. Together, ShareReporter, CMS and the network, are flexible, creative and always looking for practical, cost-effective solutions to complex problems.


Meet The Leadership Team

All our team is formed of specialists in the global share plans sector. CEO Mike Pewton has worked in the industry for over 25 years, In launching ShareReporter, Mike has assembled a team with the creativity and tech skills to be able to offer something new and exciting to the sector. CMS has the largest number of partners dedicated to employee share plans in a City law firm, with over forty years’ combined experience as partners in their field. Our team stands out for the range of work it does. We each advise FTSE100 and multinational companies on their share plans and the related public company M&A work. Together, we make a great team!

Mike Pewton


With a background in Linklaters, Deloitte, Solium and Morgan Stanley, as well as running his own business Global Share Plans, Mike is well known in the share plans sector. With his strong legal background and unrivaled experience with a broad range on global expertise and on tax mobility. Mike’s expertise is key to ShareReporter.

Oriol Ferrer


Oriol joined forces with Mike to launch Global Share Plans, and helped GSP become an award-winning business. He continued to lead IT development at Solium Compliance and then Morgan Stanley. Oriol is an expert project manager, and few IT professionals have his experience of the complexities of international share plans.

Dave Quick


Dave work is a consultant and is a serial entrepreneur in a range of industries. He is a skilled communicator across a range of media and is delighted to be back working in the share plans sector. Currently Dave is the marketing and strategy head and co-founder of ShareReporter.

Andy Quayle


Andy is a partner in the Employee Incentives Team at CMS, and sits on the board of ShareReporter. Andrew specialises in employee incentives and rewards, and has a wealth of experience in helping international companies with the extension of their share plan arrangements into multiple jurisdictions. Andy helps us ensure our applications are truly focused on the compliance needs of companies.

Cathy Wears


Cathy is an Of Counsel in the Tax department of CMS UK. Cathy has led the development of the ShareReporter/CMS global network, harnessing the expertise of dozens of overseas law firms to provide the tax and legal content from around the world that underpins ShareReporter’s compliance applications.

Sarah McMaster


Sarah is an Of Counsel in CMS’s Employee Incentives Team in London, and has been involved with ShareReporter from the start of our partnership with CMS. Sarah specialises in employee share schemes and incentives and also brings expertise in global arrangements.

We believe in collaboration

We work with providers such as share plan administrators and accountancy firms, as well as international companies. We are flexible, creative and ready to discuss your plans.

Thought leadership

We have been working in the sector for 20 years, sharing expertise and passionate about employee share plans. Our business partners, CMS, have a global expertise in every aspect of commercial law.

Open to ideas

We love talking ideas, and coming up with solutions. Get in touch with us!