Michael Shurgot, CPA


Michael Shurgot, CPA

Michael Shurgot brings over 20 years of diverse experience as both a senior level financial executive and a professional business advisor. Although he has provided service in a number of functional areas, his primary expertise is in the following practice areas:

  • CFO Services
  • Forensics
  • Financial Modeling & Analysis
  • Financial Reporting and Internal Control Improvement
  • Accounting Due Diligence and Quality of Earnings Assessments

He has successfully completed projects in a variety of key industries with particular expertise in the following industries:

  • Business and Professional Services
  • Banking and Investment Management
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Healthcare Services

Michael has advised clients from small entrepreneurial start-ups to large multi-national companies including CB Richard Ellis, Virgin Entertainment Group, Berry Petroleum, Bank of America, Occidental Petroleum, Paramount Pictures, Terex Cranes, Latham & Watkins, Tenet Healthcare and Universal Studios.

Michael is a Certified Public Accountant with an active license issued by the State of California. He started his career at an international, Big 6 accounting firm, where he worked in both the Audit & Advisory and Personal Financial Planning practices. He has since held positions as a Financial Consultant as well as the Chief Financial Officer and Director of Finance for several business enterprises. Michael has a BA in Economics with an emphasis in Business from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, California Society of CPAs, and the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts.