Chicago-based IPA 100 firm Grant Thornton LLP (FY19 net revenue of $1.95 billion) has brought on Jamie Sybert as a principal to lead the firm’s government contracting advisory practice.
Sybert has more than 20 years of experience in government accounting, finance, contracts and compliance roles, including in the areas of regulatory compliance, internal controls design and implementation, indirect rate development and forecasting, contract administration, finance management, staff development and department management. She has worked with clients in the public and private sectors across a variety of industries, including architecture and engineering, construction, energy, health care, professional services, aerospace, defense and not-for-profit.
“Jamie’s broad experience and deep understanding of the government contracting marketplace will deliver tremendous value and innovation to our many clients doing business with the government,” says national managing principal of industry Lisa Walkush. “We’re excited to have her join us to lead our efforts in serving the unique and complex needs of this sector, which supports the important work of government.”