Baker Tilly and EIMF strategic cooperation in the field of professional education
Baker Tilly South East Europe and the European Institute of Management and Finance (EIMF) announce their strategic collaboration in the field of professional education through the establishment of the BAKER TILLY EIMF ACADEMY.
Through this collaboration, Baker Tilly South East Europe strengthens its presence in professional education, integrating EIMF’s know-how and specialised product range, especially in the areas of Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC). The Baker Tilly EIMF Academy launches with 75 webinars for 2020-21 providing direct access to more than 200 GRC specialized seminars and professional certifications.
The aim of the collaboration is to provide joint training programs throughout the Baker Tilly network as well as to Baker Tilly South East Europe clients in Greece, Romania, Bulgaria and Moldova.
Mr. Marios A. Klitou, Regional Chief Executive Officer of Baker Tilly South East Europe, stated that ‘The alliance with EIMF is of strategic importance. Baker Tilly has always invested in knowledge and excellence. Therefore, this is a natural result of our ongoing efforts to provide services of the highest calibre to our customers and partners. It marks the beginning of specialised seminars, courses and certificates both face to face and online, in our joint areas of expertise’.
Mr. Marios Siathas, Chief Executive Officer of EIMF, confirmed that this collaboration is ‘truly ground-breaking’, adding that ‘Baker Tilly EIMF Academy’s specialised curricula will enable professionals to stand out in today’s global competitive environment. We believe in the growth prospects of the South Eastern European market and consider it is opportune and imperative to maximise the learning experience for the region’s professionals, through face to face courses, self-paced seminars as well as live-online webinars. Our goal is to develop the knowledge, skills and behaviours of the participants in collaboration with Baker Tilly’s professionals’.
Baker Tilly South East Europe, operating under a unified structure, directed by a single, central management team, operating through 7 offices in 5 countries by 17 directors and more than 300 professionals, is an independent member of Baker Tilly International.
Baker Tilly International is one of the world’s leading networks, connecting independent companies to provide top- quality professional services in both international and regional markets. Baker Tilly International supports network members through training, conferences and projects that help each firm deliver services using international resources and expertise.
Baker Tilly prides itself in being ready today for tomorrow’s challenges. By fully engaging with client’s business, listening to client’s concerns, Baker Tilly builds lasting relationships and thus channels change into progress for the future.
The European Institute of Management and Finance (EIMF) is a leading provider of premium courses, professional and executive education, eLearning and tailored learning solutions with a strong emphasis on the financial and professional services sector.
EIMF offers professionals comprehensive courses, seminars, workshops and international certification programs, covering a wide range of topics, including governance, regulatory compliance, anti-money laundering, risk management, administration and leadership, accounting, banking, taxation, technology, law and consulting.
With over 5 thousand students per year, 250+ seminars, 75+ web programmes, 60+ instructors with international experience and expertise, 15 international certifications and activity in 10+ countries, EIMF is a leader in professional education in the wider region.