LONDON, ON, Feb. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Baker Tilly Leamington (formerly Collins Barrow Leamington LLP) and EPR Trillium Chartered Professional Accountants are pleased to announce their merger as of Feb. 1, 2019. Uniting under the new name Baker Tilly Trillium LLP, the newly consolidated firm will be a dominant force in southwestern Ontario. Eleven partners will provide audit, tax and advisory services out of five offices in London, Dorchester, Aylmer, Leamington and Essex.
The firm will remain a proud independent member of the broader, all-Canadian accounting network, Baker Tilly Canada Cooperative. Formerly Collins Barrow, Baker Tilly Canada Cooperative recently rebranded as well, embracing their global reach as independent members of Baker Tilly International, an accounting and business consultancy with members in more than 145 territories worldwide.
Baker Tilly Trillium will draw on the resources of their national and global networks, while still investing in deep local expertise. By combining resources to provide innovative and comprehensive business services in multiple markets, the partners and professionals of the new firm will be positioned to adapt to an ever-changing financial climate and enhance client value.
"This merger is a tremendous step forward, reflecting our ongoing dedication to expanding our specialty service offerings, geographical scope and market influence," explained Jason Melo, who formerly lead Baker Tilly Leamington and is managing partner of the new firm. "The strong legacy built by both Baker Tilly Leamington and EPR Trillium will not just endure but evolve, creating even greater opportunity and success for our valued clients."
Sandy Kirkwood-Pearce, former managing partner of EPR Trillium and now COO of Baker Tilly Trillium agreed. "With an unwavering commitment to quality and exceptional service, this merger of like minds will only augment our ability to serve our clients with excellence, while providing enhanced career opportunities," she said. "We can now put even greater emphasis on building strong relationships with these clients, while continuing to recruit the brightest and best talent to exceed their expectations."
SOURCE Baker Tilly Canada Cooperative
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