BDO Named 2018 Network of The Year By International Accounting Bulletin

October 2018

Jerry Walsh
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Recognized as Leading Global Network for Second Time in Four Years

Chicago/Brussels – BDO, one of the world’s leading global networks of independent public accounting firms, has been named the winner of the prestigious Network of the Year Award by the International Accounting Bulletin (IAB). The award recognizes a multi-firm organization that has demonstrated the most profitable growth strategies during the past 12 months and has excelled in key strategic and operational areas. A winner of the award is recognised as a reputable brand that consistently delivers high quality professional services. BDO had previously won the award in 2015.
“Speaking for each of our member firms around the world, I want to say how proud we are to be recognized by IAB – for the second time in four years - for our outstanding growth and strong professional standards,” said Wayne Berson, CEO of BDO USA and Chairman of the Global Board of BDO International Ltd.  “Winning recognition as Network of the Year is a valuable independent endorsement of our growth strategy and the attractiveness of BDO to new member firms.”
2018 award winner BDO is the fastest growing global organisation in the accounting and auditing profession over the last 10 years.Operating in 162 countries and territories, in 2017 BDO grew global revenues by 8 percent to US$8.1 billion, while increasing headcount by 9.04%, to 73,854 people.A professional staff to partner ratio of 9 to 1 globally is testament to BDO’s commitment to quality.
BDO is the brand name for BDO USA, LLP, a U.S. professional services firm providing assurance, tax, and advisory services to a wide range of publicly traded and privately held companies. For more than 100 years, BDO has provided quality service through the active involvement of experienced and committed professionals. The firm serves clients through more than 60 offices and over 500 independent alliance firm locations nationwide. As an independent Member Firm of BDO International Limited, BDO serves multi-national clients through a global network of more than 73,000 people working out of 1,500 offices across 162 countries.
BDO USA, LLP, a Delaware limited liability partnership, is the U.S. member of BDO International Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, and forms part of the international BDO network of independent member firms. BDO is the brand name for the BDO network and for each of the BDO Member Firms. For more information please visit: