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October 26, 2010

Grant Thornton appointments part of growth strategy

Grant Thornton has appointed a new advisory services leader and a state government relations executive director in the US as part of the firm’s ‘aggressive’ five-year growth strategy.

Stephen Lukens joins as advisory services leader in New York and also serves as a member of the firm’s senior leadership team. Lukens has previously worked as a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers before becoming global leader for IBM Global Business Services’ financial management service line, helping to create and develop IBM’s global business analytics and optimisation (BAO) service line and the US BAO unit in the media and entertainment, telecommunications and utilities industry.

Tamera Velasquez joins the firm’s state government relations as executive director in Chicago with an input in the public policy and governmental affairs group. Velasquez has worked for the American Insurance Association for more than seven years and managed the association’s state-level resources. She was previously chief of staff at the District of Columbia’s department of insurance and securities regulation organising policy initiatives and activities.

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