Scott D Olsson

Partner, KPMG Private Enterprise, Audit

KPMG in Canada

Scott has been a partner at KPMG since 2006. He specializes in audit, review and business advisory services for a wide-range of clients, primarily focusing on privately owned businesses operating in the technology and energy services sectors.

Scott has been with KPMG for over 18 years and has served as a partner in the Calgary office for the last 10 years and has worked with a wide variety of both private and public companies during this time. He specializes in services to private and public technology-based entities. These include public companies, such as SMART Technologies, Hemisphere GPS, Computer Modelling Group and Pure Technologies, as well as numerous private enterprises, many of which are software development companies. Scott leads the Technology, Media and Telecommunications group for our Calgary office.

Scott has gained extensive experience working with numerous clients providing a wide range of services including Audit, Securities Work, and Due Diligence assignments. He has also gained significant experience from involvement in a number of initial public offerings, both in Canada and the US.

  • Accounting standards
  • Private company accounting
  • Public Policy and Regulatory Change
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Simon Fraser University

  • CPA, CA Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, Alberta and Saskatchewan

  • Financial Reporting

  • Financial Statement Audit

  • International Financial Reporting Standards

  • Member, KPMG Inclusion & Diversity Council

  • Member, KPMG Foundation Board of Directors

  • Former Board Member, Alberta Science and Technology Foundation

  • Former Member, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (Accounting Advisory Committee)