TORONTO, March 16, 2016 /CNW/ - Grant Thornton LLP welcomes Robert Scott to the firm as newly appointed National Advisory Services Leader.
Robert brings over 25 years of advisory and technology-related experience, spanning Canada and the United Kingdom. Having spent over 15 years as a consulting and advisory partner with several top global advisory firms, Robert brings extensive insight and long standing business relationships.
He has also demonstrated his entrepreneurial ability by founding and growing Ember Advisory Ltd, a boutique advisory firm based in Toronto. Ember served leading clients in the financial services, pensions, energy, government and technology sectors.
"I'm excited to be working with a market leading firm that shares my vision for creating sustainable advantage for our clients, people and communities," said Robert Scott, National Advisory Services Leader, Grant Thornton LLP. "The firm's culture is outstanding and it's one of Canada's best workplaces for advisory professionals."
"We are pleased to have Rob join the Senior Leadership Team," said Bill Brushett, National Client & Services Partner, Grant Thornton LLP. "He brings a depth of experience and a strong entrepreneurial mindset which will help to further enhance our advisory services, in addition to driving new business development opportunities and solidifying our goal of providing exceptional client experiences.
Note to media: Robert Scott is available for national and local interviews.
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Grant Thornton LLP is a leading Canadian accounting and advisory firm providing audit, tax and advisory services to private and public organizations. We help dynamic organizations unlock their potential for growth by providing meaningful, actionable advice through a broad range of services. Together with the Quebec firm Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton LLP, Grant Thornton in Canada has approximately 4,000 people in offices across Canada. Grant Thornton LLP is a Canadian member of Grant Thornton International Ltd, whose member firms operate in over 100 countries worldwide.
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