CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA), the eighth-largest accounting firm in the U.S., has marked its first international foray with the acquisition of London-based technology company Engine B. Specializing in generative AI solutions for professional services, Engine B aims to transform the operations of accounting professionals and deliver greater insights for clients. CLA’s absorption of Engine B’s expertise and technology will enhance CLA’s ability to provide value-added services and foster closer client engagements. Engine B was founded in 2019 by Shamus Rae and Donne Burrows and is now set to be fully integrated into CLA’s system, aligning with CLA’s vision of digital excellence. CEO of CLA, Jen Leary, described the integration as a significant step toward fulfilling the company’s commitment to operational excellence and client service. Engine B co-founder Shamus Rae highlighted the synergies between the two companies, ultimately expecting to drive revenue growth and further investment in professional development. The financial details of the transaction were not disclosed in the press release.

Professional Services, Technology, Artificial Intelligence,United States, United Kingdom

Accounting giant to rev up with Engine B swoop