MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Grant Thornton LLP named Jeff Bradford office managing partner of its Wisconsin practice, effective Aug. 1. In this role, he will oversee marketplace growth and talent development for the firm’s Wisconsin market, including its offices in Milwaukee, Madison and Appleton.
Bradford is a partner in Grant Thornton’s national Transaction Advisory Services practice. He will succeed Jeff Robinson upon his retirement from the firm. Since joining Grant Thornton in 2002, Bradford has served as the lead partner on multiple national and international engagements.
“Jeff brings a combination of proven leadership skills, vast knowledge and a strong understanding of our dynamic clients’ needs throughout the Wisconsin marketplace,” said Vince Tomkinson, Grant Thornton’s Midwest managing partner. “He will be integral in building upon the momentum that Jeff Robinson and the audit, tax and consulting teams established for the firm’s Wisconsin practice during the past four years.”
Bradford provides merger and acquisition advisory services to a wide range of corporate and private equity deal makers. Through these engagements, Bradford delivers the full complement of Grant Thornton capabilities across service lines and geographies to support his clients in their acquisition strategies. He has extensive experience in both transaction advisory and audit services.
Bradford is a certified public accountant (CPA) in Wisconsin and Texas. He is a member of the Wisconsin Institute of CPAs, the American Institute of CPAs and the Wisconsin Association for Corporate Growth. He also chairs the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum Finance Committee.
Bradford received a master’s degree in accounting and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Texas at Austin.
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