National Accounting Firm Enters Ottawa Market

Calgary-based MNP LLP announced that Ottawa-based McLarty & Co Professional Corporation, will merge with MNP on Nov. 1. McLarty & Co was interested in expanding services to clients, while MNP was seeking to enter the Ottawa marketplace.

“MNP’s strategic plan for growth and its entrepreneurial spirit have always been key factors in our success,” says Sean Wallace, MNP’s executive VP for Ontario and Quebec. “This merger builds on our plans for growth in eastern Canada as well our vision of becoming the nation’s pre-eminent accounting and consulting firm.”

“Our clients will benefit from the additional knowledge, resources and experience that MNP offers in numerous industry and specialty areas,” says Doug McLarty, managing director. “Through this merger, we can ensure that we continue to deliver unique solutions to meet even more of our clients’ needs.”

Established in 1981, McLarty & Co is well known in Ottawa. It serves a diverse group of clients, including business owners, car dealerships, health care professionals and real estate and construction companies. McLarty & Co.’s team of 30 will remain in their current location in Ottawa.