Mike Santay is a partner in the National Professional Standards Group of Grant Thornton LLP, the US member firm of Grant Thornton International. In this role, Mike has responsibility for developing and issuing firm audit policies and guidance, developing firm comment letter responses to professional and regulatory proposals, and participates in several profession task forces. He also assists in developing firm-wide training and other audit initiatives. Mike’s background includes several years in the national office of Arthur Andersen and various financial reporting and accounting management positions at Fortune 500 companies.
Mike began his career at Arthur Andersen as a staff auditor and rejoined the firm in 1997 as a principal. Before returning to Andersen, he held financial management positions at various public companies including Quaker Oats, Fruit of the Loom, RR Donnelley and Sundance Homes.