Geneva, 21st March 2017 - On the occasion of the 2017 edition of the Africa CEO Forum, Mazars, the integrated and independent international organisation specialising in audit and advisory services, reveals the findings of its latest study “Unleashing Africa’s Corporate Innovation Potential: Navigating intrapreneurship and open innovation paths across the continent”. Propelled forward thanks to intrapreneurship and innovation, Africa is today at a turning point in its transformation. Throughout this study, Mazars set off to meet both entrepreneurs and companies that have developed local, innovative and pragmatic initiatives.
70% of the Millennials in Africa expect to achieve a role in the C-suite during their working life. How can today's leaders leverage the Gen Y's ambitions and sustain them over the long-term?
Singapore, October 30, 2015 - Mazars is proud to announce the winners of the #MazarsforGood Innovation Challenge 2015 in its 3 categories: "How can companies do better for employees?", "How can companies do better for society?" and "How can companies do better business?". Each team wins USD 20,000 to develop and scale their initiative. Launched at the end of January 2015, the #MazarsforGood Innovation Challenge symbolizes Mazars' principles of innovation, sustainability and entrepreneurship while engaging and supporting the leaders of tomorrow for the future of good business.
A new report published by Mazars and The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) shows that a large majority of executives (83%) believe that human rights are a matter for businesses, not just for governments.
Singapore, February 9th, 2015: The #MazarsforGood Innovation Challenge is an opportunity for aspiring entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs from 20 to 30 years old to make an impact with an innovative product, service or process that can transform companies for good. Participants are asked to team up and choose a category for which they want to change corporates: “you, the employee”, “society” or “business”.
Mazars has commissioned The Economist Intelligence Unit to conduct a survey on Business and Human Rights
An alliance of organisations, of which Mazars is a part, has commissioned The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) to carry out a global programme of research to build understanding of business awareness, commitment and progress regarding human rights.
The international audit and consulting firm has recorded a growth of 4%. Meeting at the annual conference in Berlin, the Group’s partners welcomed 69 new members to the partnership, including professionals from Croatian auditor Cinotti, who have strengthened Mazars' presence in Europe.
Mazars in UK has announced it is to acquire Deloitte Public Sector Internal Audit Ltd, a subsidiary of Deloitte LLP, which provides internal audit services to local government and health organisations based in London and the South East. The move will further strengthen Mazars’ flourishing pubic services practice, which last year was successful in winning a bid for an Audit Commission external audit contract in the North of England.
International Development: Mazars extends its coverage and strengthens its teams in Latin America and South Africa
Mazars continues to spread its international scope of intervention by signing a correspondence agreement in Ecuador, effective from August 1st 2013, with the firm Hansen-Holm based in Quito and Guayaquil.
Mazars has announced that eight of the partner team of the former RSM Tenon office in Edinburgh have joined the international accountancy firm.