Leadership

Leadership

Leadership
Director
Eric Chiu leads HW Fisher’s IT Asset Consulting practice (FIAC) and shares his expertise in software licensing with his clients through various consulting and services engagements.

As a veteran of software licence compliance, Eric has experience in the design and management of Software Licence Compliance Programmes for many of the top-10 software publishers and has led hundreds of enterprise-level licence audits on their behalf. In recent years his focus has been on advising enterprises over strategic and tactical matters in establishing and operating Software Asset Management (SAM) and has provided services to a wide-range of clients from SMEs to substantial enterprise clients.

While he doesn’t watch football often, Eric’s favourite team is Arsenal.
Partner
Stuart is head of the royalty auditing and licensing division. He has been involved in applying his forensic accounting skills across the broad spectrum of criminal and civil litigation matters for over 28 years and has also provided expert witness evidence in Court on over 60 occasions.

Having founded the division over 20 years ago, he also expanded its activities into the intellectual property (IP) arena and today deals with global brands and household name organisations, from both an advisory and royalty audit perspective.

Stuart has a keen interest in the aviation developments of the Second World War and also enjoys creative writing, for which he has won several awards. His family keenly supports Arsenal and he goes along for the ride.
Partner
Rafi Saville is a partner, specialising in forensic accounting and royalty auditing and licensing. He focuses on intellectual property work, particularly licensing audits where he works with clients to maximise revenue from licensing agreements. His clients are active in many different exciting business sectors, ranging from character merchandising and brand extension in the media industry to pharmaceutical and technology licensing.

In addition, Rafi works on traditional criminal and civil forensic cases, including breach of contract disputes, money laundering investigations, share valuations, fraud investigations and professional negligence cases and has frequently appeared in court acting as an expert witness.

Despite being based in London, Rafi still actively supports Leeds United football club, the Yorkshire County Cricket Club and the Leeds Rhinos. Rafi runs the HW Fisher cricket team and enjoys playing football and going to the gym regularly.