Plante Moran at a Glance


  • “Great people and great, collaborative culture”
  • “Work/life balance and flexible schedules”
  • “Opportunity to grow”


  • “Long hours during busy season”
  • “Deadline stress”
  • “401(k) matching program could be better”

The Buzz

  • “Excellent reputation”
  • “Small, but probably the best CPA firm to work for”
  • “Great culture—great, people firm”
  • “Competitive only in certain markets”

About Plante Moran

Now in its 93rd year of operation, Midwest-based Plante Moran is the 14th largest accounting firm 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 more than 2,200 people in 23 offices. It has domestic offices in Illinois, Michigan, and Ohio, and international offices in China, India, and Mexico.

The firm serves clients in the following areas: audit, tax, consulting, and wealth management. 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 19 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
  • 2017 Employees: 2,200

Major Office Locations

  • Southfield, MI