Grant Thornton Admits Platt as OMP of New England Practice

David Platt

David Platt

Chicago-based Grant Thornton LLP (FY 14 net revenue of $1.4 billion) has admitted David Platt as OMP for its New England practice, which encompasses the firm’s Boston and Westborough, Mass., offices. In this role, he will lead the firm’s New England practice and oversee marketplace growth and talent development.

Platt replaces Peter Resnick, who served as OMP for the past two years. Under his leadership, the New England practice experienced unprecedented growth. In addition to serving as the New England forensics and litigation services practice leader, Resnick will be assuming additional responsibilities in the firm’s national forensics practice. Additionally, Kim O’Connor has been named PIC of the Westborough market, a role that was previously held by Platt.

Platt has more than 25 years of experience working with organizations on complex financial matters, including strategic planning, corporate board governance, profitability enhancements and merger and acquisition services. He has served clients in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, wholesale and distribution, and not-for-profit entities. Most recently, Platt served as the New England assistant MP.