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OKLAHOMA CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AccountingFirm–The national accounting firm Weaver, one of the 35 largest certified public accounting firms in the United States, announced today its expansion into Oklahoma City with audit partner Zeeshan Khan at the helm. The office is located at 101 Park Avenue, Suite 1300 in Oklahoma City.


“Oklahoma has been a target market for Weaver’s strategic growth,” said Managing Partner and CEO John Mackel. “Zeeshan’s deep energy industry experience and broad commercial industry experience, combined with his established relationships and knowledge of the local market are an ideal match for the firm. We are confident he is the right person to lead this expansion.”

The firm provides a broad range of assurance, tax and advisory services with deep industry knowledge and experience in various sectors. Weaver’s newest office will initially focus on working with energy companies and middle market businesses across other industry sectors. The Oklahoma City office marks the firm’s twelfth location in the U.S.

“I’m excited to play an instrumental role in our official expansion to Oklahoma City,” said Khan. “I see tremendous opportunity with Weaver’s culture and my background that will prove successful in helping us grow a strong practice.”

Khan was formerly with PwC for almost 14 years, providing assurance services to both public and privately held companies across a range of industries including oil & gas, manufacturing (industrial products) and retail. One of his standout industry accomplishments is co-authoring select chapters and making numerous edits throughout the widely-used and respected PwC oil and gas textbook, Petroleum Accounting – Principles, Procedures & Issues, 8th Edition.

In addition to his professional background, Khan has been an active member of the Chamber of Commerce and previously served on the board of directors of Junior Achievement. Khan attended the University of St. Thomas in Houston, where he earned a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Business Administration, both in accountancy. He is a Certified Public Accountant in Texas, California and Oklahoma.

In addition to the Oklahoma City office, Weaver has locations in Austin, Conroe, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Midland, San Antonio, Texas; Los Angeles, Woodland Hills and San Diego, California; and New York City.

About Weaver

Weaver has built a nationwide presence on an unwavering commitment to its clients’ success, acting with integrity and always striving to transcend expectations. The firm has grown to be the 35th largest firm in the United States, according to INSIDE Public Accounting; it is also ranked the largest independent accounting firm based in the Southwest by Accounting Today magazine.

From Fortune 500 multinational companies to start-ups, Weaver’s clients include commercial, government and nonprofit organizations. The firm is particularly well-known in the financial services, energy, manufacturing and distribution, construction, technology, real estate and health care industries, as well as the public sector. Weaver services go beyond traditional assurance and tax services to include risk advisory, IT advisory, energy compliance and consulting, forensics and litigation services, transaction advisory, valuation, and specialty tax services such as international tax, state and local tax and private client services. Learn more at www.weaver.com.

Contacts

Elena Westbrook, 972-448-6929, elena.westbrook@weaver.com