Accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause (Baker Tilly) and financial investigations firm RGL Forensics (RGL) have agreed to merge.


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RGL will continue to operate under its current brand as the firms work through their integration strategy.

Consulting Ethan Bach managing partner Baker Tilly said: “We are excited to join forces with RGL to create a premier global forensic accounting practice. For many years, RGL has been a valued business advisor to large insurance, legal and corporate clients and has a strong global reputation for specializing in forensic accounting services.

“In merging with RGL, we are adding a well-established, global player that will enhance the ability of both teams to serve clients worldwide.”

RGL is an international firm of accounting, valuation and technology professionals who are experts in discovering and defining financial value. RGL specializes in the quantification of economic damages and financial analysis in claims as well as disputes of all kinds. They provide comprehensive forensic accounting, fraud investigation and expert witness services to deliver financial clarity in the most complex situations.

RGL CEO Angela MacPhee said “We are proud of our lasting relationships with our clients around the world and our reputation for providing financial clarity to our clients.

“Combining our team with Baker Tilly gives us a wider platform and more delivery channels to better serve our clients. Baker Tilly’s entrepreneurial culture and well-earned reputation as a great place to work provides our team with even more opportunities.”

The combination of RGL and Baker Tilly expands both firms nationally and gives Baker Tilly an international presence. Additionally, Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 locations, bolsters the combined firm’s international reach and ability to serve clients worldwide.

Source: Company Press Release