Grant Thornton Names National MP for Operations

Chicago-based Grant Thornton (FY12 net revenue $1.24 billion) has named J. Michael McGuire as national managing partner of operations for the firm, effective Aug. 1. McGuire will succeed Lou Grabowsky, who becomes a senior advisor as he transitions to retirement. In his new role, McGuire will chair the firm’s operating committee and will continue to oversee the firm’s human resources and marketing and sales teams. Previously, McGuire served as the MP of the firm’s Carolinas practice.