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New network of international professional services offered


Cheshire accountants, Afford Bond, have recently joined forces with LEA (Leading Edge Alliance) Global to provide expanded access for clients, to a worldwide network of accounting, consulting and business experts in diverse service lines and industries.


To become a member, all LEA Global (https://leaglobal.com  ) firms must go through rigorous due diligence before being accepted – and all members are aligned with each other to develop and deliver creative solutions to mutual clients.


Director, Tom Hornbuckle commented: "LEA Global is one of the largest alliances of its kind and has member firms across the world. This partnership will allow us to service our clients who trade internationally and attract new clients who may have outgrown the expertise of their existing accountants – especially if they do not themselves, have overseas offices. We already collaborate with other LEA member firms, so this is a natural progression.”


LEA Global network of firms operate in more than 100 countries. The network allows firms to meaningfully collaborate across international territories and ultimately, provide clients with an enhanced and joined up approach.


Members can locate, access and collaborate with other members based upon industry, location, job title, service requirements and many other identifying factors. Areas where collaboration through Afford Bond and the wider LEA network of firms may be of interest is if your organisation is:


- Already operating overseas


- Seeking to expend overseas in the foreseeable future


- Wanting to assess whether overseas expansion is the right option for your business


- Facing issues with Brexit and changes to VAT


- Importing or exporting goods and services


For further information on the benefits for your business – or a chat about Afford Bond services in general, please contact Tom.Hornbuckle@affordbond.com or call our Afford Bond Wilmslow Accountants branch on T: 01625 416380. Background Founded in 1999, LEA Global is one of the largest international associations in the world, creating an engaged community of almost 200 firms in accounting, financial, tax and business advisory services. LEA Global operate across 451 offices in 100 countries, with access to more than 1,600 partners and 16,000 staff members.