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  • Tax
  • Advisory
  • Audit & Assurance
  • Human Capital Services
  • Valuation
  • Transaction advisory

John Batt




Executive summary

John Batt has more than 20 years of experience serving private equity, financial services and professional services organizations in operations, marketing, product development and sales leadership capacities. As the key relationship leader for some of our largest and most important clients, Batt is responsible for relationship development, account management and the coordination of client service teams. Batt coordinates the delivery of all services including audit (internal and external), tax, mergers and acquisitions, strategy, technology, risk and compliance services. He is also responsible for leading the firms' national sponsor coverage team and regional business development team. Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Batt was at Ernst Young where he managed the global relationship with large private equity firms and their portfolio companies.


Community involvement

  • Leukemia Lymphoma Society, 
  • American Cancer Society


  • MBA, Stern School of Business, New York University 
  • BA, Amherst College

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