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Michael Gallagher

Managing Director

Phone: (713) 562-1154
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Michael Gallagher is a Managing Director in the national Risk & Advisory Service practice for CBIZ, Inc. Mike has served as an advisor to various companies in the areas of risk assessments, internal audit planning and delivery, fraud investigations, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and integration, Enterprise Risk Management and a wide range of profit improvement initiatives / operational enhancements, and due-diligence engagements. In addition, Mike has experience in the areas of interest rate risk / asset-liability management, financial planning and analysis, business operation reviews, utilities finance administration, financial services operations, business integration, and forensic accounting and investigations.

Mike has over 20 years of financial management, consulting and audit experience. Mike was a Director with KPMG's Risk & Advisory Services practice. Prior to joining KPMG, Mike served as the Chief Audit Executive for several publicly traded, international organizations. Mike's business experience also includes various operations, credit administration, and finance/accounting duties.


  • Internal Audit
  • Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Finance
  • Fraud & Investigative Services
  • Due Diligence


  • M.B.A., Accounting, University of Houston
  • B.B.A., Finance, University of Houston

Professional Designations

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Financial Services Auditor

Professional Memberships

  • Society of Certified Public Accountants (Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana)
  • Institute of Internal Auditors
  • Information Systems Audit & Control Association

Speaking Engagements

  • "Breaking Down Silos - Incorporating Risk Management Across the Enterprise", MIS Training Institute SuperStrategies Conference & Expo, October 2016

Associated Offices

Clearwater - CBIZ Risk & Advisory Services, LLC 13577 Feather Sound Dr.
Suite 400
ClearwaterFL  33762
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