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Crowe LLP (Consulting Practice)


At a Glance


"Firm values, culture, and genuine care for employee welfare."

"Opportunity for advancement and type of work performed."

"Variety of projects and great career building experience."


"Lack of reputation."

"On the small side, so large amounts of work placed on high performers."

"Travel and work/life balance, lack of training."

The Buzz

"Focused, small."

"Exclusive accounting firm."

"Not quite the Big Four."

"IT focused."

About Crowe LLP (Consulting Practice)

With a history that dates back to 1942, Crowe LLP began as a certified public accounting firm with only two full-time employees. Crowe established its consulting group in the 1960s, and in 1991 it became a member of Horwath International, a worldwide organization of accounting and consulting firms. The affiliation increased Crowe's ability to serve clients with international needs. Formerly known as Crowe Chizek & Company, the firm changed its name in 2008 to Crowe Horwath to strengthen its alignment with Horwath International. In 2009, Horwath International changed its name to Crowe Horwath International. 

Crowe currently has approximately 3,500 employees serving out of offices across the U.S. as well as Canada, Grand Cayman, France, India, and the U.K. The firm provides audit, advisory, performance, risk consulting, and tax services to companies in numerous sectors, including construction, education, finance, food and agriculture, health care, manufacturing and distribution, not-for-profit, private equity, and state and local government. As a public accounting, consulting and technology firm, Crowe connects deep industry and specialized knowledge with innovative technology. By revenue, Crowe is the eighth-largest accounting firm in the country. The firm booked $809.5 million in revenue in its latest fiscal year. 

Crowe LLP (Consulting Practice)

70 West Madison Street
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60602-4903
Phone: (630) 574-7878

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Public
CEO: Jim Powers
2017 Employees (All Locations): 3,500

Major Office Locations

Chicago, IL (HQ)
28 offices across the U.S.

Affiliated Companies
Major Departments & Practices

Financial consulting

Restructuring & Turnaround

Risk advisory