RSM Bird Cameron acquires Guild Accountants

RSM_Bird_Cameron_Logo@2xFebruary 13, 2012RSM Bird Cameron, one of the largest mid-tier accounting firms in Australia, has acquired, Guild Accountants, part of the Guild Group.

Guild Accounting, formerly Saccasan Bailey, is a long-standing Sydney practice. With 26 offices across Australia the acquisition will add significant value and expertise to RSM Bird Cameron.

Kim Hutchinson, national chairman, RSM Bird Cameron, said, “RSM Bird Cameron is committed to providing quality expertise and advice.

“The acquisition of Guild Accountants demonstrates RSM Bird Cameron’s continued success and ability and success in growth both organically and through acquisition. This acquisition will contribute significantly to RSM Bird Cameron’s capabilities.”

Jamie O’Rourke, managing partner – Sydney, RSM Bird Cameron, said, “The acquisition of Guild Accountants builds on RSM Bird Cameron’s Sydney presence and strengthens its national base.

“The addition of Peter Saccasan, Bruce Bailey and Pat Flanagan, who are all joining the firm as partners of RSM Bird Cameron, will further enhance the services RSM Bird Cameron offers to its clients.”
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Meru expands security capabilities with acquisition of Identity Networks

September 9, 2011 – Meru Networks, Inc., a pioneer in 802.11n wireless LAN, has announced that it has acquired Identity Networks, provider of the industry’s most complete secure guest and device access management solution. Through the acquisition, Meru customers can easily provide secure, policy based, wired and wireless network access  for guests and employees that bring their own devices (BYOD) into the enterprise.

The Identity Networks product has been used across the Meru installed base as an integrated, third-party security solution, and is proven to work in a variety of environments.  It provides simple provisioning capabilities and automatic notification services that give guests their access credentials by email or SMS. It also includes powerful reporting, auditing and customisation capabilities. The Identity Networks system is highly scalable, flexible and decreases the IT burden of guest provisioning and management as guests can be given access by non-IT personnel such as reception and administrative staff members. Read more ❯