CHICAGO — Accomplished professional services strategist Jason Ramey will join the global leadership team at Grant Thornton International Ltd (GTIL) – serving as global leader for Service Lines and Industries. He will report to GTIL’s chief executive, Peter Bodin.
Ramey will drive deeper consistency, alignment and collaboration across all service lines – including audit, tax and advisory across the global network of member firms. He will also guide global teams to expand capabilities in strategic markets.
"Technology and automation are transforming our clients’ needs, not to mention their expectations," said Ramey. "I look forward to helping the Grant Thornton network better serve our global clients through new initiatives and services grounded in collaboration and innovation."
Ramey previously served as the national managing partner of International Client Services for Grant Thornton LLP, the U.S. member firm of GTIL.
He joined Grant Thornton U.S. as a partner in 2007 and served in several leadership roles, including International Business Center director and senior adviser while on assignment in China. He returned to the U.S. in 2011 and served as national managing partner of International Client Services, where he was responsible for driving U.S. strategy implementation for global initiatives and development of international business. In this role, he chaired GTIL’s International Business Center Steering Committee and also served as partner sponsor for the firm’s global mobility program. Ramey has also led efforts to launch the firm’s Japan, China, India, and Latin American Business Groups in the U.S.
Ramey is a certified public accountant (CPA) in Illinois and Texas, and a member of the American Institute of CPAs. He is the vice chair of The Global Foodbanking Network, and sits on the board of The Chinese Fine Arts Society. He is a past board member of the Association of Corporate Growth (China).
Ramey received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas A&M University.
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