08 January 2018
One of the largest providers of audit, tax and consulting services globally has become a patron of Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce (GBCC).
RSM has a network of more than 41,400 staff across 800 offices in 120 countries around the world.
This includes around 3,500 partners and staff in the UK.
RSM’s clients range from growth-focused entrepreneurial businesses through to leading multi-national organisations across a wide range of sectors.
As well as providing expertise in audit and assurance, accounting and tax, RSM offers a wide range of specialist services such as corporate finance, restructuring advisory, technology and management consulting, legal advisory and human resource consulting.
Mark Taylor, regional managing partner at RSM, said: "We are delighted to become a patron of GBCC, with whom we have developed an excellent working relationship. Like RSM, the Chamber are committed to providing wide-ranging and valuable support for businesses in Birmingham and the West Midlands.
"RSM are keen to help businesses in the West Midlands to grow and meet their objectives., We believe that a strong Chamber of Commerce helps enormously in this regard. We look forward to continuing to work closely with the team at the Chamber and helping the region to prosper.”
Paul Faulkner, chief executive of Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce, said: "Having rebranded from Baker Tilly in 2015, RSM UK are clearly a major national player and part of an impressive global network. However, their sincere and admirable commitment to the region and local businesses is impressive.
"We are very much looking forward to working with RSM to support their long term strategic objective of becoming the first-choice adviser to middle market leaders, globally.
"Their expertise in relation to many of the top issues facing businesses at this time, such as navigating Brexit, meeting the requirements of GDPR, responding to technology change and dealing with new HR regulation will enable us to significantly enhance our activity in these areas and give our members more exposure to this team of trusted advisers."
RSM brings the GBCC’s patronage scheme up to its full complement of 36.
Patronage is the top tier of GBCC membership and provides the highest level of access, intelligence and bespoke support.
Patrons also play a key role in enabling the GBCC’s policy and campaigning activity.
For more information on the patronage scheme click here.
Pictured: Mark Taylor (left) and Paul Faulkner