Grant Thornton named ‘employer of the year’ by International Accounting Bulletin

InternationalAccounting Bulletin (IAB) has named Grant Thornton the 2017 Employer of theYear. The award marks the third time in the last four years that Grant Thorntonhas been recognised for its workplace by the International Accounting Bulletin.  

In winningEmployer of the Year, IAB said: “Grant Thornton is recognized in the market forits particular focus in the last few years on its employees, both at memberfirm level and at global level. Grant Thornton has embedded in its 2020strategy the objectives of being the most recommended firm not only for clientsbut also by its people. It aims to achieve this through a number of initiativesbut in particular through transformational leadership and what it refers to as“people experience,” which aims to put people at the heart of everything itdoes. Jurors described the submission as simply outstanding.”

GrantThornton has been committed to talent cultivation, and its people and culturedepartment launches series of programs including Grant Thornton University,transformational leadership, global employee survey, restart of diversified andinclusive projects and global expert sharing center that were playing importantroles on accomplishing Grant Thornton’s global prospective. The award of  “Employer of the Year 2017” is the bestrecognition for Grant Thornton’s contributions from the effort on creatingdistinctive experience to benefit the world.