Meet the International Wealth Tax Advisors’ Team

Jack Brister, who brings over 30 years of experience in international tax and tax law consulting, founded International Wealth Tax Advisors (IWTA) in 2015 to specialize in servicing international private clients, foreign businesses desiring to do business in the U.S., and individuals working and living abroad.

Fitzberg Mensah

International Tax Manager

Fitzberg (Fitz) is a key member of the IWTA team. With over eight years’ experience, he leads our tax preparation and compliance service department.  Fitz is of Ghanaian origins. He and his family are from the City of Accra in Ghana (West Africa). His father is an Akan Clan tribal leader.  

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Twi (native tongue)
  • Ga

“IWTA has provided me with the opportunity to advance my career with the exemplary mentoring program.  Additionally, the work environment has given me the platform to be successful with a friendly and open-door policy.”

Jay Son

International Tax Associate

Jay is a key member of our tax preparation and compliance service team.  Prior to joining IWTA, Jay gained significant experience working with larger firms.  Jay is of Korean descent, and his family is from Daegu, South Korea.  

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Korean

“I enjoy working with talented and thoughtful people at IWTA.  I love learning new things here – especially sophisticated skills in the international tax field.”

Arthur Khasanov

International Tax Associate

Arthur is a key member of our tax preparation and compliance service team.  He has gained significant experience with Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC) and a mid-size firm.  Of Tatar origins, Arthur and his family are from Tashkent, Uzbekistan.  

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Russian

“I joined IWTA a short while ago.  I previously had international tax experience from a large international firm and a mid-size firm.  While at IWTA I have conducted tax research and information gathering from top management, which enabled me to address more complex international tax situations in a friendly work environment.  For me, IWTA is a perfect work-life balance.”

DeVante Montéz

Director of Operations

DeVante is a key member of the IWTA administrative team.  DeVante has worked in the finance administrative field for approximately 6 years 

Language Spoken:

  • English

“There is a distinct contrast between a job and a career.  Within an efficient and harmonious organization such as IWTA, I have found my career path — a path fueling my future and advancing my work experience, lifelong journey and personal goals.  Here at IWTA, there’s the potential for immense growth.”

Our International Tax Experts are World-Class

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