Ratke Rejoins Grant Thornton as Partner

Luke Ratke

Luke Ratke

Luke Ratke has rejoined Chicago-based Grant Thornton (FY14 net revenue of $1.4 billion) as a partner and leader of the firm’s Pittsburgh audit practice.

Ratke has extensive experience working with publicly and privately held companies, focusing on the retail and manufacturing industries. Most recently, he served as a senior manager in PwC’s assurance services practice. Previously, he was the director of financial reporting for Craftworks Restaurants & Breweries Inc. Earlier in his career, he served as an audit practice manager in Grant Thornton’s Charlotte, N.C., office.

“Luke brings to the firm and our clients a strong work ethic, as well as excellent problem-solving and leadership skills,” said Dan Zittnan, Grant Thornton’s Great Lakes MP. “His arrival reinforces our commitment to the continued growth of the firm’s Pittsburgh office.”