Eide Bailly Acquires Des Moines Firm

Roth & Company of Des Moines, Iowa, will join Fargo, N.D.-based Eide Bailly (FY16 net revenue of $259 million) on June 26, the firms announced.

Roth & Company will assume the Eide Bailly name and add 22 staff and seven partners to the firm. This will be Eide Bailly’s first office in Des Moines and its second in Iowa. Combined with the firm’s existing Dubuque office, the addition of Roth & Company will give Eide Bailly 44 staff and 11 partners in the state.

“This addition will help us bring even more solutions and services to Iowa businesses,” says Dave Stende, MP and CEO of Eide Bailly. “Roth & Company’s culture and commitment to client service are a perfect match for our firm.”

Jay Anderson, managing shareholder of Roth & Company, says, “Our clients will now have access to a number of specialty services and solutions at their fingertips, while keeping the trusted relationships they have built with our staff. In addition, our staff will have access to more training and leadership opportunities that will help them shape their careers.”