Creation of the Gabonese Association of Accountants Trainees

The founders and members of the « Gabonese Association of Accountants Trainees », gathered in Constitutive General Assembly at the offices of Ernst & Young in Libreville, Gabon, on Saturday 17/01/2015.

The UECG, honorary member of the association, was represented by its General Manager, Eric Watremez, host of the ceremony, and David Douvier.

  1. Minutes Constitutive General Assembly (PDF document)
  2. AGECS Statutes (PDF document)
photo in France

Franck SIMA MBA and Issa YOMENOU stayed in Paris (France) on 23 and 24 September 2014, as part of the quality control which each member of Baker Tilly France and Baker Tilly International must undergo every 2 years.

The control was performed by Yann NEWMAN of Baker Tilly International and took place at the headquarters of SOFIDEEC Baker Tilly firm, at 138 Boulevard Hausman in Paris, with the active participation of Associates Baker Tilly France.

As a reminder, IFAC (International Federation of Accountants) issued two compulsory texts since June 2005:

  1. ISA220: quality control for audits of historical information
  2. ISCQ1: quality control for firms that performs audits and reviews of historical financial information and other assurance and related services engagements

Obviously, the quality control is done at 3 levels: (ISA220) mission, (ISCQ1) office and professional organisation (which shall establish and publish criteria and assessment field review, implement and maintain appropriate quality control systems).

OCDEGabon joins the international effort to stop fraud and tax evasion.
03/07/2014 − During a ceremony held today at the OECD, Gabon has signed the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters. Gabon is the seventh African country to sign the Convention since it was opened for signature by all countries in June 2011... read more

magazine Articles about the meeting on the Project for the creation of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Gabon in which a member of NEW ACE Baker Tilly took part:

magazineNEW ACE Baker Tilly in the article "Fight against unemployment" on page 4 of "L’Union" (No. 11449 of 05-02-14) − PDF Document

magazineNEW ACE Baker Tilly in the article "Creating jobs to reduce the price of the tax" on page 14 of "Gabon Matin" (No. 1442 of 05-02-14) − PDF document.

New Ace Port GentilNEW ACE Baker Tilly, Accounting Firm approved by CEMAC (25 employees including 5 accountants and accounting students) moved its office in Port-Gentil. It will now be located in the city center, De Brazza Savorgnan Avenue, 3rd floor of the building housing the main branch Ecobank, in front of SCORE magazine.

Established in Libreville and present in Port-Gentil since early 2012, NEW ACE Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly France ( and Baker Tilly International (, 8th global network of audit firms and consultancy, present in 125 countries.

magazineNEW ACE Baker Tilly in special notebook Gabon PME on page 44 of the magazine Jeune Afrique (No. 2753 from 13 to 19 October 2013)

accountants9 December 2013 − Two employees of NEW ACE Baker Tilly participated in audit training in Paris, at SOFIDEEC Baker Tilly office ( Designed by the training department of CNCC (French Institute of Statutory Auditors), the training theme was "The risk approach: 101 cases to understand"

visit18 December 2013 − The Board of Directors of the Association ATH (Association for Technical Harmonisation − ATH is an important association that works for the improvement of the quality of services of accounting firms and auditing.