"At PricewaterhouseCoopers, we measure our success by yours. Every day our more than 140,000 people in 149 countries go to work to help our clients succeed. From Dublin to Durban, from Minneapolis to Manila, our job is channeling knowledge and value through our lines of service and 22 industry-specialised practices. Sound governance and transparency form the bedrock of leadership. We are committed to serving as a force for integrity, good sense and wise solutions to the problems facing businesses and the capital markets today. Transparency and good standards of corporate governance — both in our clients' businesses and in our own — are central to our ability to achieve those objectives. And we aim to continue to achieve them from a position of strength as the undisputed leader of our profession."