Michael T. McKerracher

Partner, Audit

KPMG in Canada

Michael is a member of KPMG's Board of Directors in Canada, Chair of the Operations and Finance Sub-committee of the Board and an audit partner based in Calgary. Michael is also one of KPMG’s Securities Reviewing Partners. He has over 30 years of experience in serving the energy industry and provides audit services to a wide variety of public and private oil and gas exploration and production companies and energy service companies operating in Canada, the US and internationally, including a number of foreign national oil companies with Canadian assets. He has a wealth of knowledge of the Canadian oil and gas industry and has managed a number of international assignments on behalf of clients. While Michael focuses on auditing and accounting issues, he has also been involved in transaction related services and provided advice on a considerable number of acquisitions, financings, reverse take-overs and other expansion and acquisition activities.

  • Audit
  • Chemicals and Performance Technologies
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Financial Services
  • Financial Statement Audit
  • Global Compliance Management Services
  • Oil and Gas
  • Tax
  • Tax Accounting Services - IFRS
  • Tax Accounting Services - US GAAP
  • B.Comm., with Distinction, University of Saskatchewan

  • Member, KPMG Board of Directors in Canada

  • KPMG Securities Reviewing Partner

  • Chair of the Operations and Finance Sub-committee of the Board

  • CA, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta

  • CPA, Certified Public Accountant (Illinois)


  • International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)

  • Financial Statement Auditing