Chief Financial Officer, Canada
Mike Valeriati takes pride in his ability to lead, coach and partner throughout the dentsu organization with a focus on sharing a robust understanding of the services industry and commercial landscape. Mike is a proud alumnus of Wilfrid Laurier University and obtained his CPA, CA designation while working for KPMG Canada.
Prior to joining dentsu, Mike held several positions at Labatt Breweries. Mike owned the financial integration of craft brewery acquisitions and lead the Commercial Planning and Performance Management team where he developed extensive experience in financial planning, predictive analysis, and commercial acumen.
Mike joined dentsu in 2018 as part of the finance management team with a focus on reporting and controls. He quickly developed a breadth of knowledge and began to play a pivotal role in how dentsu enhanced their skills and processes across treasury, accounting, financial planning and analysis, and commercial finance. Prior to being appointed CFO, Mike lead the commercial finance team and is a key partner to the success of each of dentsu’s service lines. Mike’s focus remains to be continuous improvement to deliver world class financial services to dentsu’s core business.