Aprio Acquires Division of The Back Room, Announces New Subsidiary: Aprio Philippines

March 30, 2022

International acquisition adds top talent to achieve “what’s next” 

ATLANTA – March 31, 2022 – Aprio, LLP, a nationally recognized business advisory and CPA firm, announced today that it is acquiring a division of The Back Room, located in Pampanga, Philippines, effective April 1, 2022. 82 of The Back Room’s professionals will onboard as full-time team members to form Aprio’s newest subsidiary: Aprio Philippines.

The Back Room specializes in outsourcing administrative, legal, marketing, and accounting professionals for firms that need access to highly specialized and skilled professional workforce support. Aprio Philippines will utilize The Back Room’s cloud source technology to allow offshore employees to work effectively alongside the domestic team, increasing response time, efficiency and productivity for first-rate client service. Aprio has a long-standing relationship with The Back Room and is excited to continue recruiting talent in the thriving market.  

“Aprio has experienced the power of outsourcing to further service our client base,” said Richard Kopelman, CEO and Managing Partner at Aprio. “In leveraging the resources of Aprio Philippines, we will streamline workflows and continue to build a firm infrastructure that supports growth and exceptional experiences for both Aprio’s clients and our team members,” 

As part of its strategic initiative to broaden the reach of capabilities and client services, Aprio has combined with 13 organizations in the last ten years and will announce other transactions in the coming months.

For more information about Aprio, visit www.aprio.com.

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About Aprio

Aprio is a premier, full-service business advisory and certified public accounting firm that advises clients and associates on how to achieve what’s next. Aprio’s associates work as integrated teams across advisory, assurance, tax, outsourcing, talent solutions and private client services, bringing the best thinking and personal commitment to each client. Across practices, Aprio brings together proven expertise, deep understanding and strategic foresight for industries including Manufacturing and Distribution; Non-Profit and Education; Professional Services; Real Estate and Construction; Retail, Franchise and Hospitality; and Technology and Blockchain. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Aprio has grown to over 900 team members. To serve clients wherever life or business may take them, Aprio’s teams speak more than 30 languages and work with clients in over 50 countries. For more, visit https://www.aprio.com/.

About The Back Room

The Back Room specializes in outsourcing administrative, legal, marketing, and accounting professionals for firms that need access to highly specialized and skilled professional workforce support. By providing outsourced talent, The Back Room seeks to help help companies increase business capacity and grow.   

Media contact: Jordan Haywood, 770-353-3180, [email protected]