MNP and MacAlpine and company Join forces for the benefit of businesses by Southwestern Ontario
CALGARY, AB, September 20, 2021 / CNW / – MNP, one of the from Canada largest national accounting, tax and commercial firms, is pleased to announce that it will partner with MacAlpine and company, effective 1st December, 2021.
Situated at Woodstock, Ontario, MacAlpine and company is headed by Brock MacAlpine, who will join MNP as a partner, as part of the merger. The firm comprises around 35 team members and provides a range of professional services to organizations across the County of Oxford and the Woodstock Region.
MNP has grown rapidly through Southwestern Ontario over the past 10 years, with locations in Burlington, St. Catharines, Waterloo, Cambridge, London, Stratford, Strathroy, Arkona, Sarnia and Windsor. Jared Bourne, MNP Regional Managing Partner for Southwestern Ontario, said the merger reflects MNP’s commitment to continue investing in the region:
“Southwestern Ontario is a thriving and diverse economy with many vibrant communities spanning a vast geography, ”said Bourne. MacAlpine and Company – a company that shares our values and our customer-centric approach – in the bosom of growing MNP. Like MNP, MacAlpine and Company helps clients of all shapes and sizes achieve their goals; We are delighted to join forces at a time when we believe we can help businesses in the region navigate an uncertain environment. “
Unprecedented and dynamic market conditions are having an impact on the functioning of all businesses. MacAlpine affirms that the merger will strengthen the ability of its team to support its clients in this difficult context:
“We were looking for an opportunity to add more resources to our team, as well as more ways to help our clients cope with both the challenges and the opportunities created by this historically unusual environment,” said MacAlpine. “MNP has tremendous experience in all of the areas in which we operate, and the expertise of their team will complement and enhance our current service offerings, while bringing greater bench strength to serve our clients across County. Oxford and the Woodstock Region.”
Founded in 1958, MNP now has more than 125 locations across Canada and offers a wide range of services and specialized expertise in all sectors and fields of activity. In addition to tax and accounting, MNP offers a diverse range of advisory and advisory services, including succession planning, estate planning, business risk, corporate finance, valuation and litigation support, insolvency and restructuring, technological solutions, cross-border taxation and many more.
While becoming the largest of the mid-market focused companies in Canada, MNP has continued to maintain its Canadian roots, helping Canadian businesses at home and abroad. Since entering the Eastern Canada market in the summer of 2008, MNP added more than 60 branches in Ontario, Quebec and Atlantic Canada – notably through its recent acquisition of several former Deloitte offices – while continuing to seek out like-minded companies and professionals who can help it build on its strategic plans for continued growth.
“We have grown rapidly, but we are absolutely committed to maintaining our culture and therefore have always been very strategic about who we invite to join our team,” said Diana Render, MNP’s executive vice president for Atlantic Canada and Ontario outside the GTA. “We are known in all the communities we work with as one of the from Canada Most trusted accounting, tax and business consulting firms, so we are delighted to welcome a highly respected practice in MacAlpine and company in the MNP family. Our cultures and values are well aligned and we share the same entrepreneurial and reliable approach to doing business. “
MacAlpine stressed that one of the deciding factors in his decision to join MNP was culture:
“Although MNP is a large national company, it is best known through Canada for its local focus and small business culture and its commitment to supporting the communities in which its teams live and work, ”added MacAlpine. “This is something that is very important to me ; when you do something as important as this the “fit” must be correct. I couldn’t be more excited to join forces with MNP. “
MacAlpine and his team will remain in their current location and work closely with existing MNP teams to provide more resources and services to businesses in the region.
“The pandemic has created a unique environment in which we see an increasing demand from businesses seeking help in addressing the challenges and opportunities they face,” added Bourne. “This merger is truly a win-win for our companies and the Southwestern Ontario market, because we will be able to reach and support more of these organizations on their journey. We are delighted to welcome Brock and the MacAlpine and Company professionals in the MNP team.
About MNP LLP
MNP is one of the largest national accounting and consulting firms in Canada, providing client-focused advice on accounting, tax and advisory matters. National in scope and locally oriented, MNP has been proud to serve individuals and public and private companies for over 60 years. Through developing strong relationships, MNP provides personalized strategies and a local perspective to help them succeed. For more information visit www.mnp.ca .
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For further information: Robin Ashford, Senior Marketing Manager, Eastern Canada, MNP at 416.263.6966 or [email protected]; Brock MacAlpine, MacAlpine and Company, at 519.537.2371, or [email protected]