Michael Thornton

Mike Thornton Partner, Head of Manufacturing

Mike is an experienced audit partner based in Leeds and he is also RSM’s head of manufacturing. A key part of his manufacturing role is to lead a national network of multi-disciplinary partners who are dedicated to helping manufacturing businesses achieve success. The team work with an extensive portfolio of manufacturers providing proactive solutions to compliance and business advisory requirements.

Mike joined RSM in 2015 following four years as finance director at a quoted manufacturer of medical devices. During this time he developed extensive experience of the challenges and opportunities facing the sector and has a deep understanding of how professional services can add substantial value to manufacturers. Prior to this role, Mike spent fourteen years with a Big Four firm and has developed key expertise in corporate audit, private equity and quoted companies.