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Cornejo & Umaña Appointed as New Russell Bedford Member in El Salvador

Russell Bedford International welcomes Cornejo & Umaña as the network's new Salvadorian member.

London, United Kingdom, March 24, 2012 --( Cornejo & Umaña has joined the Russell Bedford International accounting group as the new member firm in El Salvador, Central America.

The firm began operating in 2004. It provides accounting and tax services, internal and external auditing, and advice on mergers and acquisitions, liquidations and privatisations.

The two partners, Luis Alfredo Cornejo and Edwin David Umaña, are Certified Public Accountants and they were both previously managers in a Big Four firm. They are members of the Instituto Salvadoreño de Contadores Públicos and teach at the Universidad Centro Americana José Simeón Cañas (UCA).

The firm is registered with the relevant statutory bodies such as the Consejo de Vigilancia and the Corte de Cuentas.

For more information, contact Luis Alfredo Cornejo on +503 2264 5604 / 80741. Alternatively, visit the websites and

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About Russell Bedford International

Established in 1983, Russell Bedford International is a global network of independent firms of accountants, auditors, tax advisers and business consultants.

Ranked amongst the world's leading accounting and audit networks, Russell Bedford is represented by some 460 partners, 5000 staff and 200 offices in more than 80 countries in Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific.

All Russell Bedford affiliates are well-established firms offering international business advice and services to local and multinational clients. Most provide a full range of services comprising accounting, auditing, tax advice, general business guidance and financial consulting. In addition, many have special expertise in particular fields, such as international taxation or information technology.

In January 2008 Russell Bedford International was named one of the first 17 full members of the IFAC Forum of Firms after reporting it had implemented a globally coordinated quality assurance programme, committed to the use of International Standards on Auditing (ISAs), and met other specific ethics requirements.

Issued by:

Kempton Bedell-Harper
Marketing Director
Russell Bedford International
Russell Bedford House
250 City Road, London EC1V 2QQ
United Kingdom
T: +44 20 7410 0339
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Russell Bedford International
Mr. Kempton Bedell-Harper
+44 20 7410 0339