RSM’s new member firm in Guatemala strengthens presence in Latin America and allows RSM access to the regions’ strongest performing economy

RSM, the world’s sixth largest network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms, is today announcing the admission of a new firm in Guatemala. Orellana Sánchez, Sazo y Asociados, S.C will trade as RSM and will adopt the RSM global brand.

Jean Stephens, Chief Executive Officer, RSM International, commented: “Our clients look to RSM for international reach and capabilities together with a thorough understanding of their local market. RSM in Guatemala will provide a gateway for new and existing clients into Central America’s largest economy, bringing them expert insight and knowledge of the business landscape in this country.”

RSM in Guatemala is estimated to be the sixth largest audit firm in the country, providing assurance services, tax compliance and advisory services, business process outsourcing and general advisory services. Based in Guatemala City, the firm currently employs 50 members of staff led by four partners. The firm has clients spanning multiple sectors including agriculture, energy, food and beverages, hospitality and retail with services provided to private companies, non-governmental organisations, decentralised government units and other government entities.

Luis Eduardo Orellana Sanchez, Managing Partner at Orellana Sánchez, Sazo & Asociados, S.C. Sazo y Asociados, S.C commented: “We are excited to join the RSM network and adopt the global brand. Our membership will help us to strengthen the services we provide to businesses here in Guatemala and to those in neighbouring countries and beyond. The network offers our clients access to the best professionals around the world in the countries they choose to do business.”