Grant Thornton Named One of the 2015 “Top 50 Companies for Executive Women” by NAFE

Chicago-based Grant Thornton LLP (FY13 net revenue of $1.3 billion) has been named one of the 2015 “NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women” by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE), which honors American corporations that identify and promote successful women.

“We’re honored to be recognized again this year as one of the top 50 employers for executive women by the National Association for Female Executives,” says Erica O’Malley, Grant Thornton’s national MP of diversity and inclusion. “This recognition reflects Grant Thornton’s continued commitment to enhancing the recruitment, retention and advancement of women into leadership positions.”

“We’re counting the numbers of women in senior management at America’s top companies and are happy to find that companies are responding to the competition,” says Betty Spence, NAFE president. “The 2015 NAFE Top Companies demonstrate their understanding that having women in top executive posts increases the bottom line.”

Other accounting firms to make the 2015 list were (in alphabetical order): New York-based Ernst & Young (FY13 gross revenue of $9.1 billion), New York-based KPMG (FY13 gross revenue of $6.1 billion), Seattle-based Moss Adams (FY13 net revenue of $403 million) and New York-based PwC (FY13 gross revenue of $11 billion).

The full list of this year’s winners is posted on workingmother.com and nafe.com.