KLR’s Reach Expands Abroad: Opening Branch Office in Switzerland
KLR, a premier CPA and Business Advisory Firm, announced today that it has opened a European branch office in Lausanne, Switzerland. The new branch office will serve KLR’s current clients based in Europe as well as multinationals with European operations.
“The new European office represents an exciting opportunity and is in line with KLR’s long-term growth strategy,” states Paul Oliveira, Partner, Strategic Tax Services. “We’re excited to establish a permanent home in a dynamic region and to develop deeper relationships with existing and prospective clients there,” adds Francheska Pimentel, Partner, Director of International Tax Services Group.
The new Switzerland office will be managed by Francheska Pimentel and Kenneth Freshman, Partner, International Tax Services Group. Joining Francheska and Ken will be Kristen Howze, International Tax Manager. Kristen has over 15 years of international tax experience and focuses her time on helping expats with their tax questions and needs.
Our Switzerland branch office is located at:
Rue du Grand-Chene 8
Case Postale 5463
About our Switzerland location:
KLR’s new branch office is located on the premises of Bonnard and Lawson a prestigious international law firm. White Lighthouse Investment Management will also be sharing office space and offering our Switzerland clients investment management services when needed. KLR has close relationships with both Firms.
Lausanne, the second largest city on Lake Geneva. The town is built on three hills, surrounded by vineyard-covered slopes with Lake Geneva at its feet. The city is home to many companies with American employees such as Nestle, Philip Morris, Google and Roche. Lausanne is considered part of the Greater Zurich Area (100 miles) and is known for its concentrated technology excellence in Europe’s most stable environment.
KLR is a Top 100 Public Accounting Firm in the United States. From its 7 office locations in Boston, Pawtucket, Providence, Newport, Waltham, Shanghai, China and Lausanne, Switzerland, the 250+ person firm provides assurance, tax, and business advisory services to individuals, & private and publicly-held companies throughout the United States and abroad. KLR is a member of Leading Edge Alliance Global, the 2nd largest international professional association of independently-owned accounting, financial, and business advisory firms.