Reanda International announces the admission of a new correspondent firm in Brazil effective 29 June 2020

CNF Asssessoria e Pericias, a CPA firm under the Confidor group, was established in 2013. With well-established clientele, resources and manpower, the firm has a proven track record of performing audit and assurance works for listed and non-listed companies as well as the capacity to undertake transnational audit works. Lead by managing partner Gerd Foerster and partner Monica Foerster, the firm provides a wide range of services, including audit and assurance, advisory, corporate finance, litigation, valuation, insolvency, and outsourcing accounting, tax and payroll services. It also works with the Brazilian Court System and deals with juridical and legal Court advice. Gerd Foerster has more than 30 years’ experience in providing law, audit and accounting services to clients, while Monica Foerster, having 20 years of experience in the accounting profession, is the chair of the IFAC Small and Medium Practices Committee and a committee member since 2014. She is the SMP Director of the Brazil Ibracon and coordinator of the SMP Working Group at Ibracon as well as the coordinator of the Committee of Audit Studies (“Comissão de Estudos de Auditoria”) from the Accounting Council (CRCRS).

The firm is under a well-established group in Brazil, Confidor. Headquartered in Sao Paulo with further 2 offices in Porto Alegre and Curitiba, Confidor was established in 1958, with a total of 6 partners and a further 50 professionals. The group’s client base includes but not limited to companies from various sectors, including commercial, industrial, third sector, service, non-profit and investment fund.

The firm has maintained a strong vision for excellence and growth since its establishment and is committed to providing qualified and reliable services to the client. It is our great pleasure to welcome such a reputable and well-respected firm which shares the same vision with Reanda International and with a business approach which is in tune with network’s strategy in enhancing the development in Portuguese-speaking countries and regions. While the firm is a leading player in its market and clearly demonstrated their focus on quality, integrity and client service, the addition of Brazil firm will definitely bring new experience and expertise to the Network.