Thomson Reuters, an information services provider for businesses and professionals, and RSM Nelson Wheeler, an accounting and consulting firm based in Hong Kong, have announced a joint partnership to provide a full range of governance, risk and compliance services and technology for local and international companies that are eager to grow in South East Asia.

The alliance will enable organizations to meet their governance, risk, and compliance challenges more effectively and efficiently by combining Thomson Reuters' content and platform solutions for governance, risk management and compliance with RSM Nelson Wheeler's advisory services.

Through the partnership, “we believe our customers will be in a much better position to stay ahead of the ever-changing regulatory landscape and will ultimately be in a better position to take advantage of market growth opportunities," said Michael Dempsey, senior director, global partner for strategy, governance, risk and compliance for Thomson Reuters.