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Mazars completes Prolog sale

21 January 2019

Joint Administrators Rebecca Dacre and Simon Chandler of Mazars LLP have today announced the sale of three of the six current Promotional Logistics Limited (t/a Prolog) sites to Prolog Fulfilment Limited. The sale was effected as of Friday 18 January, 2019.

Mazars appoints five new Partners

14 January 2019

Mazars, the international accountancy and advisory firm, has appointed five new Partners in January 2019, three of whom are internal promotions. The new Partners are based in Leeds, Milton Keynes, Edinburgh and London, working across Tax, Audit and Consulting.

Mazars global CEO Hervé Hélias named Chairman of the Board

17 December 2018

Mazars, an international, integrated and independent audit and consulting firm specialising in audit, accountancy, tax, legal and advisory services, today announces the effective transition of Hervé Hélias to the role of Global Chairman of the Board. Hélias was appointed Group CEO in 2016 and is now succeeding Philippe Castagnac, who successfully held the post of Executive Chairman for the past seven years and the post of Group CEO from 2011 to 2016.

Sustainability: Technology enabled

14 December 2018

The Economist Intelligence Unit wrote a set of articles sponsored by Mazars focusing on the role of regulation and technology in relation to sustainability. In this article, the rapid expansion of technologies around sustainability practice and reporting – from ESG-themed data mining to blockchain voting – is explored.

Regulation and Sustainability: Five questions, answered

14 December 2018

Regulation can be a powerful force in driving sustainable practices amongst businesses – from corporate reporting to mandatory action. But what are the right metrics for sustainability and who should be responsible for tracking them? The response to these questions may be different based on geography, sector and market segment.

Technology and Sustainability: Five innovations defining the future

10 December 2018

As the call for increased transparency and accountability from companies on their environmental, social and governance efforts continues, companies spend significant time and effort in identifying how to consistently capture meaningful and reliable non-financial data to share with their stakeholders. Digital solutions could offer them support in this challenge.

Sustainability: Moving the conversation forward

03 December 2018

Businesses and investors’ understanding of sustainability has changed dramatically since it was first considered as a key element of corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the 1960s. It has grown from a paragraph tucked away in the back of an annual report to an integral element of many companies’ business strategies.

Mazars to be appointed Administrators of Prolog

21 November 2018

Rebecca Dacre and Simon Chandler of Mazars LLP are to be appointed as Joint Administrators of Promotional Logistics Limited (t/a Prolog). Notice of Intention to Appoint the Administrators was filed at Court on the morning of Tuesday 20 November, following the withdrawal of financial support by a group company. The company is expected to enter administration during the week commencing 26 November.

Mazars’ response to CMA statutory audit review

1 November 2018

Mazars has today submitted its response to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) statutory audit market study. The firm applauds this initiative and is fully supportive of changes which propose to create a genuinely competitive audit market that addresses stakeholders’ needs.

Mazars sets World Record for charity

30 October 2018

Mazars, the international accountancy and advisory firm, has been awarded a Guinness World Record for ‘Largest Tactile Signing Lesson’ alongside its national charity partner, Sense.

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