Wolrige Mahon, CW Group Combine with Collins Barrow Vancouver

Paul Websdale

Toronto, Ontario-based Collins Barrow National announces its latest expansion into western Canada with the merger of Collins Barrow Vancouver, Wolrige Mahon and CW Group.

With offices in Toronto and Vancouver, British Columbia, the new firm, Wolrige Mahon Collins Barrow (WMCB), will become one of British Columbia’s largest independently owned and operated firms. By combining their resources and expertise to offer even more comprehensive audit, accounting and advisory services, their 20 partners and 160 professionals are well positioned to adapt to the ever-changing financial climate and add client value, the firms announced.

Collins Barrow’s all-Canadian network is the country’s largest association of chartered accounting firms. Members can draw on the expertise of more than 2,000 professionals across the country while maintaining autonomous ownership and management.

Furthermore, as the sole Canadian representatives in the Baker Tilly International network, clients benefit from global reach and perspective with access to 33,600 professionals in 147 countries worldwide, the firm announced.

“These mergers were specifically initiated to build and deliver even greater value to our clients,” says Paul Websdale, MP of the new Wolrige Mahon Collins Barrow in Vancouver. “Collins Barrow allows us to continue to provide transformational advice and attention to clients, via our entrepreneurially minded and ethically motivated expert advisors, accompanied by the support of national resources, a trusted brand and international platform.”

Grant Galbraith, chair of Collins Barrow National, says, “Wolrige Mahon Collins Barrow is a fantastic addition to the Collins Barrow network and represents the latest evolution of our network as we continue to reinvent and adapt for tomorrow.”