Professional services include family office services for individuals as well as corporate structuring and assistance in establishing and managing companies.
BA (Wits), PDM (WBS)
Michael Maxwell has worked for Dixcart for 11 years, after he joined the Group in early 2008 following his tertiary studies in South Africa. Michael was appointed to the Board of Dixcart Portugal in 2015 and works closely with Dixcart’s offices in Lisbon and Madeira. He has a Degree in Law and International Relations and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management and Business Administration obtained at University of the Witwatersrand (WITS) and WITS Business School respectively, in Johannesburg.
Michael is based in Lisbon and his primary role is developing relationships with global intermediaries as well as clients, and as such he travels frequently with a particular focus on Brazil, Portugal, South Africa and Turkey. He is fluent in English and Portuguese and has a good understanding of Afrikaans and Spanish.
Michael has a thorough knowledge of international passport schemes and the key features and advantages of each. He coordinates the work of Dixcart Domiciles Limited which offers families and individuals advice and practical assistance when they are seeking to move overseas.
Dixcart Domiciles is the fastest growing and most dynamic division within the Dixcart Group, offering advice about residence and citizenship and has extensive experience of the various residence programmes around the world. Michael identifies key target markets and the structuring of corporate and tax efficient solutions for clients across a number of jurisdictions.
He works with professional intermediaries to complement and extend the services that they offer to their clients. Michael also liaises with each of the Dixcart offices in order to assist clients of Dixcart Domiciles to manage their residence application, including; the obligations that need to be met, the benefits and advantages of each programme, visits to a particular country and offering help to find the right property for them and their family. Michael also advises clients on both pre-arrival, and upon arrival, tax planning and the legal aspects of relocating.