Baril Joins Grant Thornton’s Advisory Practice in San Diego

Kevin Baril has joined Chicago-based Grant Thornton LLP (FY13 net revenue of $1.3 billion) as principal in the firm’s advisory practice, based in the firm’s San Diego office.

Baril has more than 25 years of consulting experience focused on strategy, technology transformation and systems implementation. He has consulted clients across industries on a broad range of business technology issues, including cloud solutions, service offering strategy and formulation, application management, go-to market execution, as well as sales and business development management.

“Kevin’s extensive experience leading the identification, advancement and development of profitable business growth, as well as his deep industry knowledge, will be an invaluable asset to our clients throughout the West region as we continue to expand our practice,” says Doreen Griffith, Grant Thornton’s California MP. “His arrival demonstrates our commitment to add value for clients through a wide range of service offerings.”

Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Baril served as vice president of Global Business Services (GBS) at IBM with oversight of the North American GBS opportunistic client segment. Previously, he was a partner in PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP’s Management Consulting Services group, focused on systems consulting.