Craig Stanley is the national managing principal and financial services industry leader for Grant Thornton LLP. Grant Thornton LLP 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.
Craig leads the Grant Thornton financial services industry team, aligning tax, audit and advisory service offerings to address the most critical issues facing banking, capital markets and insurance clients. The firm’s industry program enables client access to Grant Thornton’s business transformation capabilities as well as our financial services industry offerings and solutions.
Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Craig began his career at Arthur Andersen and was a Managing Partner at Andersen Consulting (subsequently Accenture) holding a number of senior consulting, practice leadership and client relationship Partner roles in Financial Services.
Most recently at EY, he was a practice leader, having founded the Financial Services technology advisory practice, driving organic growth and targeted acquisitions.
Craig has led a number of strategic client relationships as a global client partner and has significant experience in selling and delivering transformation engagements in the financial services industry. He has more than 25 years of experience serving clients.
Craig’s financial services industry expertise includes business and technology transformation, technology strategy and implementation, regulatory change initiatives and modernization of front, middle and back office environments across industry sectors. His expertise includes strategic sourcing strategies and global delivery models.