A Quarterly Newsletter from the UAE and Oman member firms of the PKF International Ltd.

VOL 17, Issue 3 July 2015

PKF International

NEW MEMBER FIRM IN CAPE TOWN
The network welcomes Rademeyer Wesson, Chartered Accountants which re-establishes the brand’s footprint in all of South Africa’s key commercial centres, joining existing member firms in Johannesburg, Durban, Port Elizabeth, Welkom and Knysna. Based in Cape Town, Rademeyer Wesson was founded in 1994 and has 6 partners and a total staff complement of approximately 80 presently.

IN THE TOP 30 ACCOUNTING FIRMS LIST
O’Connor Davies is now the 30th largest accounting firm in the United States and the 6th largest in the Mid-Atlantic, according to Accounting Today’s 2015 Top 100 Firms special section. Our congratulations to the partners and staff on their continued success.

EXPANSION TO BELFAST
PKF-FPM expanded its operations in Belfast to include a new office in Mallusk. On 1 December 2014 PKF-FPM subsumed the former practice of JL Grant & Co. (22 staff), bringing their number of offices to 5 with over 90 staff.

The firm also appointed Malachy McLernon as a new Equity Director with effect from 2 February 2015. Malachy joins PKF-FPM from PwC where he was a Director in the Tax Department.

AMONG THE BEST
PKF Consult Group (PKF Poland) was ranked 5th in “The XIV ranking of the best audit companies of 2014” (published 30th March 2015), improving on last year’s position by one place. The ranking was prepared by the Polish daily newspapers “Rzeczpospolita” and “Gazeta Gieldy Parkiet”.