Founded in 1999, LEA Global is the second largest international association in the world, creating a superior alliance of over 200 companies engaged in accounting, financial and commercial advisory services. LEA Global companies operate 617 offices in 106 countries, giving customers of LEA Global companies access to the knowledge, skills and experience of more than 2,222 partners and 23,437 employees.
LEA Global's combined annual revenues total more than $ 3 billion. In the United States, many of the LEA Global companies stand out as leaders in their markets - 14 of our companies are among the top 100 companies in the United States.
LEA Global's unique partnership enables them to maintain their independence while working together to provide the most sophisticated customer service and provide valuable access to understand cultural and business standards around the world.
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LEA Global gives your organization unparalleled power: personal global connections, innovative accounting and business experts, and quality specialists in a variety of services and industries. As a customer of a LEA Global company, you get the dynamic knowledge and advice that you and your company demand. As the second largest international professional association in the world, LEA Global can open doors in more than 100 countries where more than 220 companies operate with combined annual revenues exceeding $ 3 billion. LEA Global does what a Big 4 company can not do: it provides personal business relationships within a global alliance of independently owned companies. LEA Global's business partners understand the challenges of their customers well, as they are also business owners looking to grow their companies. They do not sit in their office with the door closed, actively participate in the front line, and work closely with clients, from start-up to fourth-generation businesses and from private to public companies as well as non-profit organizations and individuals. LEA Global companies also provide even more value to the financial results of customers with rights that on average are significantly lower than those charged by Big 4 companies. LEA Global is not a glorified directory of closely related international suppliers. We are all an alliance of solid, productive and personal relationships that grow through individual opportunities and sponsored by LEA Global. We schedule more than 100 events each year for companies to interact with each other and continue to educate themselves on a wide range of topics, from professional development, to new regulations on accounting, to business trends. LEA Global member companies do not have to search Google to find accountants with experience in an industry or geographic area unknown to their customers, they know personally the right person to contact: friendly members of LEA Global.
That the power of LEA Global extends to all the clients of our companies: Persons empowered. Reduced bureaucracy. Affordable Rights. Expectations surpassed.
Engage in Customer Success The success of LEA Global companies is based on helping clients succeed, whether they need help to cross state boundaries in the United States or cross country boundaries across the country world. They may require specific industry knowledge or in-depth knowledge about a particular service. No matter what the customer needs, LEA Global companies are ready to help: An intermediate-market company started operating internationally, but felt hesitant to pursue the opportunities aggressively in countries where executives did not have contacts. Feeling intimidated by the unknown, the company worked with its LEA Global company to build the bridge, getting acquainted with the local environment through LEA Global connections with its accounting and banking contacts, as well as lawyers. The new relationships also helped the company to solve all the problems involved with crossing the borders.
A US supplier sophisticated electronic equipment has customer locations in many states. In the face of a multi-million dollar assessment of uncovered sales taxes in Washington State, the electronic equipment provider approached their Oregon-based LEA company for help. That company turned to a LEA-friendly company in Washington that used a previous case to convince the state auditor to set aside the assessment.
When a company with subsidiaries around the world sought to outsource its tax function, it considered a LEA Global company and a Big 4 company. The LEA Global company coordinated the proposal with friendly LEA member companies at the location where the subsidiaries of the company. After reviewing both proposals, the company determined
When a company with subsidiaries around the world sought to outsource its tax function, it considered a LEA Global company and a Big 4 company. The LEA Global company coordinated the proposal with friendly LEA member companies at the location where the subsidiaries of the company. After reviewing both proposals, the company determined that its global outsourcing solution would be provided entirely by the LEA Global company.
A manufacturer of EE-based gearboxes. UU. has facilities in various countries. In one of its smaller operations in Europe, the manufacturer used an administrative agency that was in charge of payroll, billing, collections and payments. When the manufacturer mentions this to your LEA Global company, you are connected to the Dutch LEA affiliate, who in the end provided the same services for approximately half the cost.
How LEA Global Works Companies can not just spin a check and sign up to join LEA Global. Companies must undergo a rigorous due diligence process to be accepted into the alliance. LEA Global companies take their involvement seriously and the reason is that when you invite another company to work with your clients, you have to be sure that these leads provide the best advice possible.
By working collaboratively, LEA Global companies focus on customer service, meaning that the partner in the original engagement stays involved. That connection provides consistency and intimate client knowledge a practice that indicates the value that LEA Global gives to the quality of intellectual leadership, knowledge, competence, and proactive advisory services.