17 April 2012
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 Sichuan Zhongfa CPAs Co., Ltd. (Sichuan Zhongfa) based in Chengdu, capital city of Sichuan province, South West China.
Rob Tautges, Chief Executive of HLBI commented: "We are very pleased to announce the addition of Sichuan Zhongfa to HLB China. This firm is one of the leading regional firms in South West China. Following HLB's footprint in China's most prosperous Yangzte River and Pearl River Deltas, the booming Bohai Rim and resource-abundant North West, Sichuan Zhongfa's appointment successfully extends HLBI's coverage to the flourishing South West."
Founded in 1999, Sichuan Zhongfa is the fourth largest accounting firm in Sichuan, one of China's most populated provinces. With over 300 staff led by 28 partners, Sichuan Zhongfa is ranked 71st in China and provides high quality audit and assurance services, tax consultancy, valuation and appraisal, investment construction audits and consults on engineering projects.
Ms Du Juan, Managing Partner of Sichuan Zhongfa said: "HLB International is a reputable and well established worldwide professional network. Sichuan Zhongfa today has a broad client base ranging from private, state-owned and public companies to multinational corporations and not-for-profit organisations. In line with the Chinese government strategy of "Western China Development", Sichuan Zhongfa is looking forward to facilitating more international trade and investment in West China and to helping local Chinese companies go international through HLBI's Global Reach."
HLB International currently has four member firms in China comprised of Wu Zhou Song De CPAs, Shanghai Thinkbridge Consulting, Zhejiang Dewei CPAs Co.,Ltd and Sichuan Zhongfa CPAs Co., Ltd.
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 of Sichuan Zhongfa CPAs Co., Ltd.
Established in 1999, Sichuan Zhongfa CPAs Co., Ltd is one of the leading regional accounting firms in South West China. With 28 partners and over 300 staff, it is ranked 4th in Sichuan province and 71st in China. It provides a full range of services including audit and assurance services, tax consultancy, valuation and appraisal, investment construction audits and consults on engineering projects.