MONTREAL, Nov. 30 /CNW Telbec/ - Harel Drouin today announced the company's merger with the Mazars Group. The new entity called Mazars Harel Drouin will draw on the more than 50 years of experience of its partners as well as on the international presence of the Mazars Group.
The merger brings together more than a hundred professionals in the Montreal office and makes Mazars Harel Drouin among the largest audit firms in Canada. This will allow the organization to optimize services in assurance, taxation and advisory services to business.
"We chose to join Mazars because of the particular attention the group puts on diversity, an important principle for us because of our commitment to putting high quality multi-cultural teams at the disposal of our clients, to support both our local and global growth objectives," said Michel Brousseau, Managing Director of Mazars in Canada. "The technical abilities of our team combined with those of Mazars provide real added value to the players in the Canadian financial markets. It also allows us to offer tailored services that meet the specific needs of each organization. Whether it be medium, large, small or very small organizations, we've developed the practice areas to provide our clients with the services they need to be able to rely on, regardless of their size."
"We are delighted by this merger, which represents an important step in the growth of Mazars in Canada," added Lucette Poliquin, Mazars partner in Canada. "It responds to the challenges of the market place. Together, we will continue to serve our national and international clients with the highest levels of professionalism, in keeping with the founding values of Mazars. Our partners from Harel Drouin are professionals who are well recognized in the Canadian economic and finance worlds. By coming together, we are creating a complementary range of Mazars services and expertise."
The merger represents a continuation of the firm's growth strategy and will continue to drive that growth in the accounting profession.
Mazars is an international firm that specializes in audit, accounting, taxation and advisory services for business. The group's international partnerships are located in more than 50 countries and include more than 11 thousand professionals.
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