Plante Moran at a Glance


  • “The culture here far exceeds anything I’ve ever been exposed to; everyone genuinely cares about the firm, the clients, and each other”
  • “People are incredible”
  • “Flexibility with my schedule”


  • “Busy season hours”
  • “Can be stressful given the deadline driven nature of the business”
  • “Compensation is not great; what you put in vs. what you get back could use some work”

The Buzz

  • “Strong leader, they know what they're doing”
  • “Regional firm, not well known”
  • “Quality people, good reputation”
  • “Inconsistent depth and breadth”

About Plante Moran

Now in its 92nd year of operation, Midwest-based Plante Moran is one of the 15 largest accounting firms in the U.S. It is headquartered in Southfield, Mich., a suburb of Detroit, and has been on a major growth streak in recent years. It has added several hundred staff members and several dozen partners, as well as merging with Chicago-based accounting firm Blackman Kallick in 2012. Today, Plante Moran employs approximately 2,000 people in 22 offices. It has domestic offices in Illinois, Michigan, and Ohio, and international offices in China, India, and Mexico. 

The firm is divided into three sectors: accounting and audit, tax, and consulting. Well known for its team-oriented culture, Plante Moran has been named one of metro-Detroit's "Most Admired Companies" by Crain's Detroit Business, one of the "18 Great Companies for Millennials" by HRE magazine, and, for 18 consecutive years, one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For. Plante Moran is led by Gordon Krater, the sixth managing partner in the firm's history. Krater is a Plante Moran veteran who worked his way up to the top for nearly 30 years.

Plante Moran

27400 Northwestern Highway
Southfield, MI 48034
Phone: (248) 352-2500
Fax: (248) 352-0018


  • Employer Type: Private
  • Managing Partner: Gordon Krater
  • 2016 Employees: 2,000

Major Office Locations

  • Southfield, MI