Who is... Grant Thornton?
Today, Grant Thornton operates in 113 countries worldwide and has 521 offices. It also has 29 international business centres and employs more than 22,000 people worldwide.
The company is made up of member or correspondent firms. Member firms are separate legal entities that use the Grant Thornton name and resources. Correspondent firms are employed generally on an exclusive basis to carry out tasks on behalf of member firms’ clients.
In short, Grant Thornton is a network of accounting practices that assists business owners to run a successful practice. Members of the network can access Grant Thornton resources and opportunities such as international secondment for staff, research papers and various tools. For example, Grant Thornton International’s annual International Business Report provides insight into the views and expectations of over 7200 companies in 32 countries.
Grant Thornton Australia
In Australia Grant Thornton has more than 150 staff including 20 directors. It also has firms in Brisbane, Melbourne Adelaide and Perth. Typical clients are family businesses, both publicly listed and private, and tend to be owner managed.
The company has a strong emphasis on caring for its people and has an enviable corporate culture that encourages work-life balance.
Grant Thornton services
Grant Thornton member firms, both in Australia and internationally, provide a wide range of audit, taxation consulting, business consulting, business recovery and reorganisation, financial advisory and accounting services to clients in both commercial and government institutions. It also has a reputation for wealth / investment management.
In Australia, Grant Thornton has offices in Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.