G2X TAKE: Grant Thornton, a global consultancy who specializes in helping Government leaders with issues including financial management, information technology and performance management, just beat out 4 other bidders to win this 5-year contract to provide financial and other support services to the Department of Veterans Affairs ITRM offices and sub-offices. This contract was competed and awarded using the GSA Professional Services Schedule (PSS).
- Grant Thornton is a longtime and very familiar partner to the Department of Veterans Affairs with notable direct past performance that includes as Prime on a 3-year $88M CIO and Financial Support Services contract they added in 2018, while serving as a named key team member on a 5-year $156M FSC Program Management Support Services contract awarded in 2017.
- Both Stacy Tselekis, a Principal at Grant Thornton, and Ricci Mulligan, a former Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Office of Information and Technology (OI&T), and Executive Director of IT Budget and Finance with the Department of Veterans Affairs before that, who was recruited to join Grant Thornton 18 months ago, were recently named to the 2021 FedHealthIT100. This award honors those individuals recognized for driving change and advancement in the Federal Health Information Technology and Consulting Market. More here.
- Led by Sharif Ambrose, managing principal of the Public Sector Healthcare practice, Grant Thornton was named last year to the list of NXT UP firms poised to make big waves in the Federal sector for years to come. More here.