DFK International has elected Mike Tovey
as its new president and named four new member firms in South Asia,
Europe and the Caribbean.

Tovey is managing partner of UK firm Chantrey Vellacott and is
joined on the association’s board by Scott Hazy from the US and Ooi
Chee Kun from Malaysia.

DFK International is the world’s 20th highest fee earning
professional services organisation, according to the
International Accounting Bulletin’s 2007 world survey.

Pakistani firm Rizwan & Company has been accepted as DFK’s
only member in Pakistan. The Lahore firm has three partners and one
executive director. Pleta Auditores is a Spanish audit, accounting
and business advisory firm based in Barcelona and has nine partners
and more than 75 members of staff.

It offers service in accounting, audit and business consulting
in both Spain and South America. Lyon-based firm ODICEO Conseils
and Auditeurs has joined DFK’s local association, DFK France. This
eight partner firm, with offices in Lyons, Bourgoin-Jallieu,
Chassieu, le Peage, Paris and St Chamond, offers the full range of
accounting services.

James B Gomez & Co is DFK International’s new member in the
Bahamas. The firm is located in Nassau and has two partners, James
Gomez and Noreen Campbell. The firm provides assurance, consulting,
payroll and compliance services.