December 2023

Vendor News—December 2023


Andersen Global Adds Two Collaborating Firms in Nepal

Andersen Global entered collaboration agreements with two Nepal-based companies: Tax firm Four Symmetrons Business Consulting (FSBC) Pvt. Ltd. and law firm Gandhi & Associates. The firms will team up to deliver integrated solutions for clients in Nepal and the region.

FSBC is a full-service tax firm that is led by Managing Partner Damodar Paudel and operates out of Kathmandu. The firm’s team provides an array of services including tax, regulatory compliance, mergers and acquisitions, feasibility analysis, business process analysis, data analysis and management, research, and corporate finance.

Founded in 1987 by Managing Partner and Professor, Dr. Gandhi Pandit, Gandhi & Associates is a leading corporate and commercial law firm that provides services for domestic and international clients.

 “FSBC and Gandhi & Associates are aligned with our organization’s values and vision to provide best-in-class, seamless service,” said Andersen Global Chairman and Andersen CEO Mark Vorsatz. “Nepal offers unique market opportunities, and these new additions provide outstanding expertise in an emerging market and ensure we continue to meet the expanding needs of our clients in the region.”

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CloudPay Achieves Star Performer, Major Contender Status

CloudPay announced its recognition as a Star Performer in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) and a Major Contender in the Everest Group Global and Regional Multi-Country Payroll (MCP) Solutions PEAK Matrix® Assessments for 2023.

"This recognition highlights the substantial innovation and value we offer our clients and the market,” said  Nick Webb, Chief Marketing Officer at CloudPay. “It reflects the hard work and commitment our employees have devoted to modernizing the global payroll experience, be it through our integrated payment solution or ongoing investments in product development and technologies. Today, our clients worldwide benefit from our solutions, ensuring precise and timely payments for their employees, regardless of their location."

Everest Group's annual MCP Solutions PEAK Matrix, according to the company, offers an impartial, data-driven evaluation of service and technology providers, assessing their overall capabilities and market influence across various global service sectors. The 2023 report has assessed 27 MCP providers and positioned them on the MCP Solutions PEAK Matrix as Leaders, Major Contenders, and Aspirants based on their market impact and vision and capability.

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Ryan Expands India Operations, Opens New Bengaluru Office

Ryan, a global tax services and software provider, announced the opening of a new office in Bengaluru (formerly called Bangalore). The addition of the Bengaluru office, according to the company, expands Ryan’s India operations and will support property tax and sales and use tax along with other service delivery and teams.

The new Bengaluru office is located on the second floor of Campus 31 in the RMZ Ecoworld. The city is renowned for its highly competent talent pool both in technology and professional services sectors.

“Opening an office in Bengaluru is a testament to Ryan’s commitment to investing and growing our presence in India,” said Ryan Vice President of India Operations Services, Rodney D’Souza. “This is an important step in our strategy to employ the best tax and technology experts around the globe who provide the very best client service to our multinational clients.”

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