UHY International has admitted Bendoraytes & Cia – Auditores Independentes, based in Brazil, to its network.

The firm is currently in the process of adopting the UHY branding and will be known as UHY Bendoraytes & Cia Auditores Independentes.

Bendoraytes & Cia – Auditores Independentes has a team of 87, including 10 partners. It provides audit, accounting, tax, corporate finance and management consulting services to local and international clients

Bendoraytes & Cia – Auditores Independentes’s managing partner Franklin Bendoraytes said: “We hope our local expertise and the UHY network’s collaboration will help us enhance the services and advice we can offer our local and international clients.”

UHY’s chairman Rick David commented: “We are delighted to welcome Bendoraytes & Cia – Auditores Independentes to the UHY network, extending our South American coverage. Over the past two decades, strong growth combined with remarkable social progress have made Brazil one of the world’s leading economies, and we are excited to see its re-emergence as a leading financial center.”