Michael  Platt

Michael Platt

INSIDE Public Accounting

Michael Platt, a sought-after speaker both domestically and internationally, specializes in accounting firm trends, innovation, leadership, benchmarking, and analysis. 

Thirty-five-plus years of hands-on experience and interaction with firms of all sizes gives him a unique perspective on what works and what doesn’t inside public accounting firms. Mr. Platt weaves practical, real-life examples with hard data and focuses on the story behind the numbers to engage audiences who have a stake in the future of their firm.   

His interest in working with the accounting profession has been fueled by his desire to help professionals reach their potential. “My goal is to act as a catalyst to empower change, challenge individuals to think differently, and show how others like them have successfully overcome obstacles that are common in professionals’ lives,” Mr. Platt says.