Grant Thornton LLP proudly welcomes Ross Pope LLP, a well-established firm in Northeastern Ontario. The new relationship will strengthen Grant Thornton's presence in Kirkland Lake and Timmins by providing accounting, tax and advisory services for current and future clients.

Toronto, ON - February 1, 2018 

"We are delighted to enhance our service offering in the region and continue our commitment to delivering insightful and strategic advice to help our communities thrive," says Frank Lopez, Managing Partner, Northern Ontario, Grant Thornton LLP. "We strive to be recognized for the quality of our advice, the care with which we deliver it, and the emotional investment we make in our clients' success coast-to-coast."

With a long history in Northeastern OntarioRoss Pope opened its first Timmins location in 1925, followed by Kirkland Lake in 1983.  Known for their personalized service, Ross Pope is a leader in the community for providing financial services for privately owned enterprises, not-for-profit organizations and individuals.

"In today's rapidly changing business environment, it was important that we continued to provide our clients with enhanced services for their ever-changing needs," says Tom Gannon, Ross Pope LLP. "Our new relationship with Grant Thornton will accelerate our client's business advantage to support their continued growth."

Grant Thornton offices are located across Ontario and along the Highway 11 North corridor in North BayNew Liskeard and Thunder Bay.