Russell Bedford International finalists for ‘Network of the Year’ at International Accounting Bulletin’s Digital Accountancy Awards.

Hallidays, Stockport and member of Russell Bedford International, a global network of independent professional service firms is delighted RBI have been selected as one of the 3 finalists for 'Network of the Year' at this year's International Accounting Bulletin's Digital Accountancy Awards. The winners will be announced on 4th October at the Waldorf Hilton, in London's West End.

Candidates for the award had to demonstrate the execution of profitable growth strategies, recognised by the industry as a reputable brand that consistently delivers high quality professional services and have excelled in a number of key strategic and operational areas over the past 12 months.

Hallidays, known for their client support, as part of this global network are well placed to support growing businesses to expand into new markets particularly in these uncertain times.

You might be a start-up taking your first step cross-border, or a larger business looking to expand abroad and optimise tax efficiencies. Whatever your step, RBI as a genuine professional services network enables Hallidays to deliver their full range of services, cost-effectively, in the right place with an understanding of the big picture and local knowledge.

Managing Partner Nigel Bennett commented:

“We are delighted with Russell Bedford's news as many businesses are looking beyond the borders of the UK to expand their markets and business relationships and this also applies to Hallidays clients. Being a member of Russell Bedford International allows us to ensure that where our clients need professional expertise abroad we can make recommendations to them. Russell Bedford members who we know will provide the same level of service that they have come to expect from Hallidays.”

The Russell Bedford network has 290 offices throughout Europe, the Americas, Middle East, Africa, the Indian Sub-Continent and the Asia-Pacific region.

Hallidays membership of the Russell Bedford network means you have direct access to senior international advisers throughout the world, delivering the global strategic advice you need to support your expansion abroad.

Hallidays are also proud that team member, Katie Cheetham won an international award for her overall performance in her accountancy examinations in 2016. Katie's overall performance in three examinations placed her 11th internationally and recognised her with the 'Annual International Order of Merit'.

At the time Katie commented:

“I love working at Hallidays. From the start, I was made to feel welcome and the whole team was friendly. Hallidays have been brilliant and supported me wonderfully throughout my exams with flexible working and time off for study. I don't think I could have won the awards without their support. I've also been given the opportunity to develop my professional skills through the great variation of work I am performing and enjoy working closely with our clients”.

Hallidays have also supported and encouraged international placements through the RBI global network. If you have any international challenges that you'd like support with, or would like help with your expansion abroad, please get in touch on 0161 476 8276 or email

Posted September 2018