Grant Thornton Names Platt Regional Managing Partner

Grant Thornton named David Platt regional managing partner of the firm’s Northeast region.

Grant Thornton Names Swonk Chief Economist

Economic advisor Diane Swonk joined Grant Thornton as chief economist, based out of the firm’s Chicago headquarters.

Grant Thornton Taps Eaton to Lead Supply Chain Management

Grant Thornton named Jonathan Eaton the firm’s national supply chain management practice leader.

Grant Thornton Taps Gazzaway to Lead Quality & Innovation/Audit Services

Grant Thornton named Trent Gazzaway as the national managing partner of quality and innovation for audit services. Bert Fox will succeed Gazzaway as the company’s national managing partner of Professional Standards.

Grant Thornton Opens New Office in Albany

Grant Thornton opened a new office in Albany, NY.

Grant Thornton UK Adds Fisher to Financial Services Team

Darren Fisher joined the Grant Thornton UK Financial Services Regulatory team as an assistant director.

Grant Thornton Names New Leader of Financial Services Industry Practice

Grant Thornton has named Craig Stanley national managing principal of the firm’s Financial Services industry practice, based in New York.

Grant Thornton Names Perazzo as California Market Leader

Grant Thornton named Tony Perazzo as the firm’s California market leader who will focus on business development and serving clients in the audit, tax and advisory services lines across the firm’s six California offices.

Karen Hudson Joins Grant Thornton as Chief Sales Officer

Grant Thornton named Karen Hudson chief sales officer. Thornton was most recently at IBM where she served as a VP of sales for consumer products and retail clients.

Grant Thornton Adds Pappas to Forensic Advisory Services Practice

Jimmy Pappas, formerly of PricewaterhouseCoopers, joined Grant Thornton as a forensic advisory services partner in Boston.