TBY renews partnership with Deloitte

Mozambique, February 25, 2015—Leading international business and research firm The Business Year (TBY) and Deloitte have signed a partnership agreement that will enhance TBY’s business intelligence coverage of Mozambique by employing the expertise of Deloitte in the accountancy and tax fields. The agreement was signed in Maputo by João Machado, Managing Partner of Deloitte & Touche Mozambique, and Barbara Sandini Santana, Country Manager for TBY.

“We are committed to providing TBY with the most up-to-date information to complete the publication and collaborate with the common goal of promoting investment opportunities in Mozambique. This year we will also provide TBY with innovative information on the key sectors that will complement the existing information within this comprehensive study targeted at a worldwide readership,” said Machado at the signing ceremony. Sandini expressed her pleasure at working in Mozambique, a leading economy in the SADC region with one of the largest real GDP growth rates in the world, and at being present during the nation’s recent peacefully held elections.

Under the partnership arrangement, Deloitte is to provide its well-known expertise to TBY on tax and accountancy regulatory issues in Mozambique, thereby enabling TBY analysts to provide their readers with the most accurate information regarding the investment climate in Mozambique.

Deloitte is the largest private professional services firm in the world, under the umbrella of which tens of thousands of dedicated professionals at independent firms across the globe collaborate to provide auditing, consulting, advisory, risk, and tax services to selected clients. In Mozambique, Deloitte provides a full range of audit and accounting, management consulting, financial advisory, and tax and legal services. The firm’s talented and well-trained staff has extensive experience in these fields and in the local market, and is well placed to provide services of an international caliber to its partners, managers, and professional staff.