Grant Thornton Repeats at #4 in Vault’s Accounting Top 50, Posts Big Gains in Quality of Life and Diversity Rankings


Sylvia ChoCHICAGO – Grant Thornton LLP’s ongoing efforts to foster a culture of curiosity, collaboration and innovation resulted in major increases in many quality of life rankings, and a repeat ranking of fourth in Vault’s 2020 list of the top accounting firms in North America.

The Accounting Top 50 list is compiled by Vault Inc., a global research firm best known for its influential company rankings and reviews of thousands of top employers. In addition to being the second consecutive year Grant Thornton placed fourth, it’s the ninth consecutive year the professional services firm has made the list’s top five.

“When you see the strides we’ve made in our diversity, hiring practices, training, and mentoring rankings with Vault, it’s not a surprise we attract the best and the brightest,” Brenda Wagner, chief people and culture officer of Grant Thornton. “We’re proud to see strong gains in our work-life balance, benefits and satisfaction rankings, as these factors serve as drivers that produce results for our clients.” uses a weighted formula reflecting topics job seekers care most about, including:

  • Culture
  • Satisfaction
  • Work/life balance
  • Compensation
  • Overall prestige

For more information on Grant Thornton’s rankings with Vault, visit the website here.

About Grant Thornton LLP

Founded in Chicago in 1924, Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, one of the world’s leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. Grant Thornton, which has revenues in excess of $1.8 billion and operates 58 offices, works with a broad range of dynamic publicly and privately held companies, government agencies, financial institutions, and civic and religious organizations.

“Grant Thornton” refers to Grant Thornton LLP, the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd (GTIL). GTIL and the member firms are not a worldwide partnership. Services are delivered by the member firms. GTIL and its member firms are not agents of, and do not obligate, one another and are not liable for one another’s acts or omissions.





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