US Baker Tilly International member Weaver has
expanded its services to financial institutions through a merger
with Bank Advisory Resources.

The merger will better position the firm’s
advisory practice to provide independent loan reviews, bank
regulatory audits, information technology reviews and risk
assessments within the financial institutions industry sector,
Weaver partner in charge of advisory services practice Alyssa
Martin said.

Bank Advisory Resources president Scott Opdahl
has been appointed a director in Weaver’s financial institutions
compliance group. His team will reside in Weaver’s Texas

Bank Advisory Resources provides consulting
services to directors and the executive management of community
banks, focusing on loan and credit administration, banking laws and
regulatory compliance issues across Texas.

The merger was effective on 7 June.