SAN JUAN – Andersen Global announced Friday that it entered into a collaboration agreement with San Juan, Puerto Rico-based firm BDO Tax LLC, marking the organization's debut in the region.
Andersen Global is an association of independent member firms comprising tax and legal professionals. Established in 2013 by U.S. member firm Andersen Tax LLC, Andersen Global now has more than 5,000 professionals worldwide and a presence in more than 177 locations through its member and collaborating firms.
Founded in 2000, BDO Tax is made up of 13 partners, led by Managing Partner Gabriel “Gaby” Hernández and supported by more than 140 professionals. It provides an array of tax and business advisory services to more than 3,000 clients, including transfer pricing, private client services, transaction advisory, government contracting, accounting services and tax compliance with a specific focus on international tax and inbound tax advisory.
“As a former Arthur Andersen professional, I appreciate the importance and impact of working with like-minded individuals who share similar values and commitment to their clients,” Hernández said in a press release. "Collaborating with Andersen Global enhances our ability to deliver seamless coverage globally and provide a more comprehensive range of services."
Andersen Global Chairman and Andersen CEO Mark Vorsatz added: "Gaby has built one of the strongest practices in the region and will provide broad and synergistic regional coverage as we expand our presence in the Caribbean. Gaby and his team demonstrate our commitment to stewardship, independence and transparency, and I am confident we can work together to expand our organization’s global platform and capabilities in this region. ”