Danny McCance 20 May 2019 03:09pm

JA Del Rio and VBR Brasil Group join Praxity

The international accountancy alliance Praxity has two more firms join its ranks, Mexican firm JA Del Rio and Brazilian firm VBR Brasil Group

VBR Brasil Group has 15 partners and 131 staff across its offices in Curitiba, São Paulo and São José dos Campos as well as an associate office in Jaraguá do Sol.

Outside of its operations in Brazil the firm has clients in 25 other countries, accounting for 30% of its gross revenue.

JA Del Rio has offices in Guadalajara, Mexico City, Monterrey and León as well as one in Bogota.

The firm has four partners, eight associate partners and 124 employees and specialises in helping businesses extend their operations in Latin America.

“The addition of JA Del Rio and VBR Brasil Group strengthens Praxity’s presence in Mexico, Colombia and Brazil, underlining the Alliance’s policy of effective growth based on having quality firms in strategic locations,” said Graeme Gordon, executive director of Praxity.

“We’re delighted the practices have chosen the Alliance to enhance the services they can provide to clients who are considering the opportunities of expansion in an increasingly global marketplace,” he added.

In February, Praxity announced 12% revenue growth for 2018, its twelfth consecutive year of growth, boosted by strong performances from audit and assurance services.