HLB INTERNATIONAL APPOINTS NEW MEMBER IN CHINA
HLB International, the international accountancy network, has signed a new member firm in China. Joining the network is Zhejiang Dewei Certified Public Accountants Co.,Ltd. (Zhejiang Dewei) based in Ningbo, the north eastern Zhejiang Province in Eastern China.
Rob Tautges, Chief Executive of HLBI commented: "We are very pleased to announce the addition of Zhejiang Dewei to HLB China. This firm is the leading firm in Ningbo, located in one of the richest provinces in China with very active SMEs. Zhejiang Dewei is looking forward to helping its clients to go international through HLBI's Global Reach."
Founded in 1987 Zhejiang Dewei is one of the leading accounting firms in the Zhejiang province and provides high quality audit and assurance services, tax consultancy, valuation and appraisal, investment construction audits and consults on engineering projects.
Ms Liu Yansen, Managing Partner of Zhejiang Dewei said: "HLB International is a reputable and well established worldwide professional network. After 24 years in operation Zhejiang Dewei today has a broad client base ranging from individual, state-owned and public companies to multinational corporations. To meet the demands of our existing and prospective clients in the Chinese market, we decided to join HLBI to strengthen and integrate our international practice and technical expertise."
Zhejiang Dewei has more than 250 professionals and was ranked 48th in the Chinese top 100 accounting firms in 2010.
HLB International currently has three member firms in China comprising of Wu Zhou Song De CPAs, Shanghai ThinkBridge Business Consulting Co. Ltd and now Zhejiang Dewei CPAs Co., Ltd.
For further information please contact:
Pauline Rottstock, senior marketing executive
Tel: + 44 20 7881 1100 Ext 111
Background to HLB International
HLB International is a fast-growing, dynamic network of independent professional accounting firms and business advisers. Formed in 1969, HLBI is a leading mid-tier international accounting network, servicing clients through its member firms in over 100 countries.
HLB International is a member of the Forum of Firms and focuses on quality and personal service, reinforced by regular quality assurance reviews of all member firms, an up-to-date ISA compliant international audit manual and membership of external professional bodies focused on quality issues.
Member firms are well-established locally with most firms ranked among the top twelve nationally.
Background to Zhejiang Dewei Certified Public Accountants Co.,Ltd.
The company was first established as Ningbo Audit Bureau in 1987 before it started to operate as a limited company in 1999. Following mergers in 2007 the company changed its name to Zhejiang Dewei CPAs. The company currently has 29 partners and over 250 professionals.