Michael JWipper, CPA

director

PROFILE

Mike Wipper is a director in Katz, Sapper & Miller’s Audit and Assurance and Services Group. Mike works with businesses to help ensure accurate financial reporting and verify that strong and efficient control structures are in place across their financial processes. He assists clients with accounting for complex transactions, including business combinations, equity transactions, and revenue accounting. 
 
As a member of the firm’s Transaction Services Group, Mike works with potential buyers and sellers, including many private equity-backed businesses, to assess the quality of earnings for target companies. Through the quality of earnings process, he helps clients ensure a complete understanding of the target company’s financial condition and identify significant trends before a deal is executed. Mike has worked on both buy and sell sides as well as on recapitalization projects.
 
Prior to joining KSM, Mike spent eight years at a Big 4 firm in Boston. He has provided assurance services to clients in multiple industries throughout his career, working with both large, multinational corporations and private companies. Additionally, Mike has assisted numerous clients through the IPO process.
 

EDUCATION

Mike graduated with distinction from Providence College with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting.

ASSOCIATIONS AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Mike is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Indiana CPA Society. He serves as a board member of the Indianapolis JCC.