Wade Weeks is managing partner of Grant Thornton’s Atlanta office and has over 35 years of experience in public accounting. Prior to his current role, he served as Partner-in-Charge of Grant Thornton’s Central Florida offices, based in Tampa. Wade spent over 30 years of his career at Deloitte, serving numerous clients out of practice offices in Mobile and Birmingham, Ala.; Charlotte, N.C.; and Jacksonville, Fla. In addition he has held various leadership positions during his career, which include leading the Carolinas Growth Company Services Group for the North Carolina and South Carolina offices (focusing on early-stage companies preparing for IPOs); leading the Southeast Internal Control Subject Matter Resource Group; serving as the HR partner for Florida/Puerto Rico and Marketplace Leader for Birmingham. Wade also has extensive experience in leading and coordinating global engagement teams for multinational clients, as well as serving as partner in the retail sector for a Fortune 100 DIY and several national and regional retailers.
Wade’s experience includes working with large and small public and private companies; leading engagement teams that serve companies involved in public equity and debt offerings, private placement offerings, IPOs, and going-private transactions; as well as providing SEC compliance services.
Professional qualifications and memberships
CPA — Georgia, Alabama
Georgia Society of CPAs
Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors
United Way of Greater Atlanta (BOD, Executive Committee, Finance & Property Committee Chair)
Rotary Club of Atlanta
The University of Alabama Culverhouse College of Business Board of Visitors
INROADS Southeast, Former Board Member
Samford University, Brock School of Business, Former Advisory Board Member
Charlotte Information Technology Blue Diamond Awards, Former Chairman
Charlotte Business Journal 40 under 40, Alumnus
BS, Accounting, University of Alabama — Culverhouse College of Business
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