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Thursday, 4th August 2016
New merger in Georgia, GEword and AG International, boosts the growth of Russell Bedford’s international network
Global accounting network Russell Bedford has confirmed the further expansion of its network with new merger, GEword and AG International Consulting, joining in Tbilisi, Georgia.
GEword, founded in 2010, focuses mainly on tax and consulting work for international companies and domestic enterprises.
AG International, founded in 2007, operates mostly in the NGO sector, providing audit, internal control, expenditure reviews and consulting services to agencies such as the UNDP and UNICEF.
The firms, which are in the process of merging, are located in the centre of the Georgian capital, Tbilisi. The combined practice will operate under the GEword name and will have a total of 32 personnel.
Kakha Khmelidze, managing partner of GEword, commented: “The on-going merger of our two firms, combined with joining the international Russell Bedford network, demonstrates the strong ambition of this new union.”
Gigi Mikabadze, partner in AG International Consulting, added: “We are confident that these moves will aid the development of our new firm, as we work towards offering our clients optimum support, both locally and internationally. We look forward to working with network members elsewhere in the world in supporting and achieving our mutual business goals.”
Russell Bedford CEO, Alan Bezzant, added: “We are delighted to have such a high quality firm joining Russell Bedford and providing the network with a full range of services in Tbilisi.”