Abacus Worldwide, LLC is pleased to announce that Clive Halperin of GSC Solicitors in London and Brandi M. Samuel of Windham Brannon in Atlanta have joined the advisory board of the progressive international association of independent accounting, consulting and legal firms.

“Our advisory board helps us with insight and feedback on the programs, events and direction of the association,” said Julio Gabay, President and CEO of Abacus Worldwide. “Clive and Brandi have been active members for years and have a great sense of what we’re working to accomplish and what members need.”

The 12-member board includes the Abacus Worldwide management team and members from various regions. Current members hail from Germany, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, New Jersey, Florida, Texas, Brazil and Italy.

Halperin is a partner with the UK law firm of GSC Solicitors, specializing in corporate law including mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, shareholder and partnership structures, and dispute resolution strategies.

Samuel is a principal with the US-based accounting firm of Windham Brannon. She has more than 10 years in public accounting with an emphasis on business tax and international services.