CLA Global Limited (CLA Global), a global organization comprised of independent accounting and advisory firms, has announced Singapore-based accounting and professional services firm Nexia TS will join the organization as a network firm. Nexia TS will become CLA Global TS, effective November 1, 2022.
CLA Global was founded on July 1, 2022, by CliftonLarsonAllen LLP and Evelyn Partners. The organization offers one of the largest financial outsourcing services and private client and wealth advisory platforms of any global accounting organization. Currently, it serves more than 10,000 global clients in more than 100 countries. Member firms provide services to clients of all sizes, with a particular emphasis on fast-growing, innovative, and dynamic middle market cross-border businesses.
“We are truly honored to be the first independent network member to join CLA Global. We trust that our pool of Asia-centered business advisors will contribute greatly as the key gateway to Asia within an internally recognized accounting network,” said Henry Tan, Group CEO & Chief Innovation Officer, CLA Global TS (formerly Nexia TS). “As a result of joining CLA Global we hope to expand our regional footprint in Asia with headquarters in Singapore. We are confident that our new connection will raise the bar of our services to offer more opportunities for our clients, people, and the community.”
“CLA Global was created to support growing and evolving global businesses by helping them navigate international complexity to improve operations and better serve their customers,” said Joe Kask, co-CEO of CLA Global. “With the addition of Nexia TS as a network firm, CLA Global is better equipped to provide localized guidance to clients in high growth financial markets across Asia.”
Sancho Simmonds, co-CEO of CLA Global commented, “Henry Tan and his team at Nexia TS have a well-established reputation providing accountancy services to clients in key markets in Asia. As we continue to receive inquiries from professional services firms across the globe who are interested in joining our network, Nexia TS illustrates the high quality of organizations we are able to attract as members.”
Based on reported 2021 fee income, CLA Global would currently rank among the top 15 global accounting and advisory organizations in the world. CLA Global expects to announce additional high-profile counterparts and member firms in the coming year.