Baker Tilly International has been named the winner of the prestigious Network of the Year Award at The Accountant & International Accounting Bulletin (IAB) awards 2016.
The annual Accountant & International Accounting Bulletin (IAB) awards celebrate excellence in the accounting profession and bring together some of the most prominent people in the industry.
The IAB Network of the Year is awarded to networks that have demonstrated the execution of profitable growth strategies during the past 12 months and have excelled in a number of key strategic and operational areas. They are also recognized by the industry as a reputable brand that consistently delivers high quality professional services.
Commenting on the award, Ted Verkade, CEO and President of Baker Tilly Internatinal, said: "I am exceptionally proud that the network has been recognized by IAB for our outstanding growth, our innovation and commitment to delivering excellent client service, and for being the first network to obtain the ACCA Approved Employer status award in professional development".
The finalists and winners were selected by an independent panel of judges comprising: Deborah McScimming of HRH The Prince of Wales Accounting for Sustainability Project, Doreen Remmen of IMA, Mark Koziel of the AICPA, Warren Allen former president of IFAC and Vincent Papa of CFA Institute.