Our event will be sponsored by Ernst & Young which is a multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the "Big Four" audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world by aggregated revenue in 2014.
The organization operates as a network of member firms which are separate legal entities in individual countries. It has 212,000 employees in over 700 offices around 150 countries in the world. It provides assurance (including financial audit), tax, consulting and advisory services to companies.
In 2016, Fortune magazine ranked EY as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For and in 2015, EY was the 11th largest privately owned organization in the United States.
Presence of such a prominent sponsor at the conference will provide an exclusive networking opportunity, especially for young researchers in the field of accounting and financial markets.