SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (March 20, 2017) –Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) announced Jeff Jorge, principal and international growth services practice leader, as a featured speaker at the recently held CFO council meeting with the Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA).
During his interactive session, Jorge discussed key aspects of the changing economic landscape and outlined proactive steps automotive organizations can take to remain competitive during a time of change and opportunity.
“There seems to be great momentum within government to make reforms to tax and trade policies leaving many companies unsure about the future.” Jorge said. “I value the opportunity to work with OESA and their membership to offer clarity and opportunities to enhance their performance during a potentially uncertain time.”
As the leader of Baker Tilly’s international growth services practice, Jorge and his team offer turnkey international market entry support and on-demand trade advisory services to companies operating in domestic and foreign markets. Recently, Jeff played an integral role in the launch of Baker Tilly’s’ Center for the Return of Manufacturing (CFRM) – a resource established to help U.S.-based middle market manufacturing companies execute their strategies by initiating or returning operations to the United States and unlocking export and revenue growth opportunities abroad.
The OESA is a non-profit trade association committed to championing the business interests of the automotive supplier community and addressing the concerns of their 430 member organization. The OESA CFO Council works to address common financial management issues within the supplier industry. Members explore a wide range of strategic risk and compliance issues.
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