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Andersen Global Chairman and CEO Mark Vorsatz (File photo)

Andersen Global expands footprint to Haiti

Andersen Global Chairman and CEO Mark Vorsatz (File photo)

Having recently set up shop in Trinidad and Tobago, Grenada and Suriname, Anderson Global has expanded its footprint to yet another Caribbean territory — Haiti.

On September 3, 2020, the tax advisory and legal consulting firm based in California, USA, announced that it signed a collaboration agreement with Haitian consulting firm GECA, continuing its rapid expansion in the Caribbean market.

Founded in 2012, GECA, specialisesing in management, financial studies, and accounting. However, with its new agreement with Andersen Global, the Haitian will now expand its scope to include tax and legal services and become one of just a few firms in the French-speaking Caribbean republic with global reach.

(From left) Johan Alexis Bounnouni, managing partner of GECA, with fellow partners Beatrice Duret Gentil share lens time durng a strategy meeting. (Photo courtesy of GECA)

“Our collaboration with Andersen Global strengthens our firm’s foundation and demonstrates our commitment to stewardship and best-in-class service,” Johann Alexis Bounouni, managing partner at GECA, said.

“Our goal is to be the leading firm in our market, and this collaboration combines Andersen Global’s expertise and global reach with our firm’s experience and multidisciplinary skills, which will allow us to scale and continue to meet the complex needs of our clients.”

Bounouni, along with her three female Haitian partners, manages a team of over 40 certified experts at GECA, which is widely recognised both nationally and internationally for providing fully integrated solutions.

According to Andersen Global Chairman and CEO Mark Vorsatz, “Johann and her team have shown their dedication to independence and transparency through their client interactions over the years.”

“Our collaboration with Andersen Global strengthens our firm’s foundation and demonstrates our commitment to stewardship and best-in-class service.”

— Johann Alexis Bounouni, managing partner, GECA

He added: “GECA has a platform that is complementary to other collaborating firms in the area, which strengthens the synergistic approach critical to our success. We’ve established a growing presence in the region, and this collaboration is another strategic addition to our expansion in the Caribbean market.”

Andersen Global is an international association of legally separate, independent member firms comprising tax and legal professionals around the world. Established in 2013, th company now has more than 6,000 professionals worldwide and a presence in over 195 locations through its member firms and collaborating firms.