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1921 – Reputation in market grows. Launch leading accountancy publications
‘Alarm Clock’ and ‘Food Market List’ and ‘Hotel Accounting. Firm continues to
1924 – Established a university training programme for
accountants in the hospitality sector.
1950s – Diversify into healthcare. Accounting, audit and tax established.
1960 – Horwath & Horwath International established
to develop international business and relationships throughout member firms. Consulting services formally offered to clients.
1963 – 21 member firms, 21 countries, 15 offices in the US, 4 offices in
1967 – Merger with Laventhol Krekstein Griffith & Co –
becoming Laventhol & Horwath. First international annual meeting – 30 member firms, 30 countries – regional groups formed.
1972 – 13th largest international accounting organisation in
1984 – International tax planning manual published.
1989 – Firm name simplified to Horwath International.
1991 – Crowe Chizek, a Midwest accounting firm, joined the network.
1992 – EU formed. Network expands into new market – Eastern Europe.
1994 – First international accounting organisation to have a
Chinese member firm.
1996 -- Horwath ACF was created since then has grown to become
one of the best accounting firm in Tunisia.
2001 – Development of Pinnacle brand identity.
2005 – Over 100 member firms and nearly 20,000 people across the globe.
2008 – Member firms voted to change the firm’s name
to Crowe Horwath international.
2016 – 750 offices in 130 countries with 33,000 people. 9th largest
accounting network in the world.
2017 – Crowe Horwath network grows to become the 8th largest
network in the world with over 765 offices in 130 countries and 35,000 people.
-- Cabinet Zahaf & Associés and
Horwath ACF in synergy under the signature of crowe Global.
2018 – David Mellor from UK representative firm takes over from Kevin McGrath
as CEO of the network and member firms voted again to change the firm’s
name to Crowe Global.