Baker Tilly International expands in Latin America

Three new firms in Brazil and Paraguay have been added to the Baker Tilly International network, strengthening the capabilities of our network in Latin America.

CEO and president of Baker Tilly International, Geoff Barnes, said that he is very delighted to welcome the firms to the network. The Latin American region has shown the strongest growth across all our regions, with a rate of 16% in 2015. Currently, there are member firms in 15 countries with more than 130 partners and over 1,800 staff. Additionally, more than half of these member firms in the region recorded individual double-digit revenue growth.

Brazil - 4 Partners

Comprised of six partners (not four) and an additional 44 professional staff, 4 Partners provides audit services to SME clients. Also, the firm has a strong relationship with Controle, who is able to provide non-audit services. 4 partners has been a member of the TGS global network.

Controle

Controle provides business process outsourcing (BPO) services. This three partner firm has an additional 180 professionals and is recognized as one of the premier BPO firms in Sao Paulo. Controle has a strong portfolio of local and international clients.

4 Partners and Controle will trade as Baker Tilly Brasil and are located in Sao Paulo.

Paraguay

Abaco Public Accountants is a three partner firm supported by 50 professionals. Based in Paraguay’s capital of Asuncion, the firm provides the full range of accounting, tax and business advisory services to clients.