Grant Thornton International Ltd (GTIL) is a private company limited by guarantee, incorporated in England and Wales. It is an umbrella organisation that does not provide services to clients. Services are delivered by Grant Thornton member firms around the world.

GTIL and the member firms collectively are referred to as Grant Thornton.

Global leader Ed Nusbaum

Global CEO


Board of governors

The Board of governors is our principal authority and is selected from Grant Thornton member firms worldwide. The current Board members are: 

Scott Barnes, chair
Pascal Boris, independent board member
Vishesh Chandiok, India
Marivic Españo, Philippines
Hisham Farouk, UAE
Gagik Gyulbudaghyan, Armenia
Arnaldo Hasenclever, Argentina
Emilio Imbriglio, Canada
Anna Johnson, Sweden
Vassilis Kazas, Greece
Greg Keith, Australia
Daniel Kurkdjian, France
Kevin Ladner, Canada, observer
Mike McGuire, US
Ed Nusbaum, CEO, Grant Thornton International Ltd
Joachim Riese, Germany
Sacha Romanovitch, UK
Judith Sprieser, independent board member
Hua Xu, China

The global leadership team

The global leadership team (GLT) drives the execution of the global strategy and is chaired by the CEO. It is a full-time management group and its current members are:

  • Paul English, global leader, marketing and client experience
  • Gernot Hebestreit, global leader, clients and markets
  • Francesca Lagerberg, global leader, tax services
  • Ed Nusbaum, CEO, GTIL
  • Paul Raleigh, global leader, growth and advisory services
  • Antony Nettleton, global leader, assurance services