We at Bové Montero y Asociados are proud to announce that HLB International has received the prestigious Network of the Year award at the International Accounting Forum ceremony in London. This is the third award that HLB has received in the last five years, reflecting the teamwork and collective effort of the network, as well as its remarkable growth over the last year.

It is recognition of our status as a respected brand that consistently delivers high quality professional services. Our innovative thinking and adaptability to changing market conditions have been key factors in our success. We have demonstrated profitable growth strategies and excelled in key strategic and operational areas, setting us apart from strong competition.

The Network of the Year award is given to networks of professional services firms that have experienced significant growth over the past 12 months and have excelled in key strategic and operational areas. HLB was recognised for its innovative thinking, quality of service to clients worldwide and global expansion. This milestone comes on top of HLB International’s Top 8 ranking in the International Accounting Bulletin’s world rankings and a 23% year-on-year growth.

Marco Donzelli, HLB Global CEO, said: “Our growth is testament to our unyielding efforts in futureproofing the network, using our innovative mindset to propel us forward. Promoting trust and transparency among our clients worldwide is crucial to our success. To do this, we maintain high quality standards across the network and offer a top-class service across audit, accounting, tax and advisory services. Together we make it happen.”

The jury highlighted the network’s “growth with a strategic focus on advisory services, technology initiatives, talent diversity and marketing management, factors that have strengthened its resilience to meet the new challenges of the future”. This recognition confirms our positioning as a leading global branded network offering high quality professional services and professionalism.

Bill Hagaman, HLB Global Chairman, added: “Winning this award is deserved recognition of the dedication and hard work of the entire HLB community. This achievement is not just a reflection of our past efforts, but a motivation to keep pushing boundaries and setting new benchmarks in the industry.”

HLB International is a global network of independent advisory and accounting firms. With a team of over 40,000 professionals in more than 1,000 offices around the world, they combine local expertise with global capabilities to serve client’s needs. Bové Montero y Asociados has been a member of HLB for over 36 years and has established itself as a reference firm in Spain.