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Richard Gross, CPA

Richard Gross, CPA
Executive Faculty Department(s): Executive Faculty

Cleveland State University, BBA, major Accounting

Field(s) of Expertise

Accounting, Auditing


Former partner at Grant Thornton LLP, Cleveland Office, retiring from the firm in July 2018. During his time at Grant Thornton, Rick worked primarily in the Consumer Industrial Product and Energy sectors, managing both large SEC registrants and international private companies. Much of his work included assisting clients with mergers and acquisitions, public offerings, financing, due diligence, and internal controls.


AC 202-58 Accounting Principles 2

AC 551-2 Managerial Accounting

Additional Information

Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Ohio Society of CPAs

Member of National Association of Corporate Directors

Board Member of College Now Greater Cleveland