AccountantsWorld appoints new director of practice development

AccountantsWorld, which makes cloud accounting solutions, has named Hitendra R. Patil its new director of practice development.

Patil will be responsible for helping accountants leverage AccountantsWorld’s solutions more powerfully and moving the company forward for its next phase of growth.

“It is highly fulfilling to align myself with a future-creating organization that is using the cloud to help accountants expand their services, create growth for their practices, nurture stronger bonds with their clients, and experience deeper, professional fulfilment,” Patil said in a statement.

Patil has served the accounting profession for over 12 years and the technology-enabled financial services industry for 25 years. Prior to AccountantsWorld, he worked as the chief operating officer of Pransform, a processing solutions provider for small- to medium-sized accounting, CPA and tax firms in the United States. Before joining Pransform, Hitendra was the assistant vice president of global financial services at Viteos Technologies. He has also the authored a book, “Accountaneur: The Entrepreneurial Accountant,” to help accountants become more entrepreneurial.

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