- Type: Public Company
- Web: www.mazars.com
Mazars is an international, integrated and independent organisation, specialising in audit, accountancy, advisory, tax and legal services. As of January 1st, 2017, Mazars and its correspondents operate throughout 94 countries. We draw upon the expertise of 18,000 women and men, led by 950 partners, working from 270 offices worldwide. We assist clients of all sizes, from SMEs to mid-caps and global players as well as start-ups and public organisations, at every stage of their development.
Mazars seeks to shape the future role of business in society. Mazars’ Business. For Good™ is a global campaign that encourages business leaders to ‘think and act long-term’ in order to enhance business performance and pursue profit responsibly for the benefit of companies, their stakeholders and wider society. It brings together initiatives and services that help organisations respond to emerging sustainability issues in the global marketplace, including: board and organisational culture; human rights; anti-corruption and whistleblowing; diversity; innovation; and tax transparency. In the UK, Mazars has published The Board Charter. For Sustainable Success®—a practical guide for embedding sustainability at the heart of the business.
Mazars is a key player in the development of Integrated Reporting (IR), working closely with the International Integrated Reporting Council since April 2013. Mazars has recognised expertise in the field of designing, implementing and reviewing anti-bribery programmes for international companies. We possess significant experience in sustainability and human rights and are able to provide a full range of services relating to these areas, including advising on the impact of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 in the UK.
In 2012, we created the Centre for Audit Committee and Investor Dialogue, a forum that facilitates dialogue between Audit Committees and investor groups. We organise meetings in association with five institutional investor groups—Hermes Fund Managers, RPMI Railpen Investments, Royal London Asset Management, Columbia Threadneedle Investments and USS