Michael Paterson, CPA, CA, CPA (IL)

Michael is a partner at PwC Canada. He has more than 20 years of experience as an assurance partner delivering audit and other assurance engagements. Michael is focused on providing services to clients in the technology, media and entertainment sector.

He also leads the process, data assurance and analytics practice in Canada and is a member of the Canadian Risk Assurance leadership team. He leads a team that brings an understanding of business, risk and technology to assurance and advisory engagements.

For two years, Michael was the leader of the PwC Global Assurance Transformation program, overseeing the roll out and adoption of new technology across the entire PwC Global Assurance network.

For the past five years, he has been responsible for digital transformation of the Assurance practice in Canada, which involves innovating and implementing new assurance technology, working practices and new delivery models.