Baker Tilly Spain and AddVANTE have reached an agreement to merge their activities. The newly combined entity will rank among the top 12 business advisory firms in Spain, with a team of more than 375 professionals across 10 offices. With a focus on the provision of high-quality audit, legal and tax advice, AddVANTE strengthens Baker Tilly’s existing service capabilities in the key growth areas of M&A, corporate social responsibility and sustainability, energy and real estate advisory services. AddVANTE will continue to trade under their existing name.
Speaking on the merger, Francesca Lagerberg, the network’s Global CEO said: “We are delighted to welcome new colleagues from AddVANTE into the Baker Tilly family, further reinforcing our position in Spain as a leading provider of services across multiple sectors.”
David Martínez, Managing Partner of AddVANTE said: “The merger agreement with Baker Tilly allows us to provide more and better services to our clients both locally and globally, without losing the vision, focus and values that have characterised us since our foundation more than 30 years ago.”
Xavier Mercadé, partner and CEO of Baker Tilly in Spain added: “The incorporation of AddVANTE to our company consolidates our projection in Spain and reinforces key areas of growth, such as environment, CSR, M&A, Forensic or advice on energy and Real Estate issues.”