After graduating in 1969 from the University of Waterloo, Mike joined PwC in Toronto. In July 2006, he retired as an audit partner. From 1976 to 1978, he was assigned to the international firm’s Continuing Education Task Force, based in London, England. Commencing in 1984, he chaired the Canadian firm’s National Continuing Education Committee until 1990. From 1995 to 2005, he developed and managed the firm’s practice in Cuba.
Throughout his career, he volunteered his time to a number of organizations, including chairing the boards of The Donwood Institute, the University of Waterloo, The Michener Institute of Applied Health Sciences, the Friends of Ontario Universities and Hospital Diagnostic Imaging Repository Services. He has chaired many audit committees since 1983, including three public companies during the past 10 years. He obtained his ICD.D designation in 2007. He obtained his ICD.D designation in 2007. He serves as executive chair and CEO of Kelvin Therman Energy Inc. and is a consulting partner with Ortus Strategies.