Laura Rivero

Partner, Audit

KPMG in Canada

Laura is a Partner in the Calgary Enterprise practice. She has been with the firm over fifteen years and has worked in multiple KPMG offices in North America. She has experience in conducting financial audits, reviews, and other engagements for primarily private companies.

Laura has experience in leading assurance and other engagements for private businesses in a variety of industries. Key clients include a multi national retail company, international and national energy services companies, local and national not for profit organizations, manufacturing companies and local sport teams. Laura coordinates and manages all engagements focusing on delivering quality and adding value to our clients. Laura’s many accomplishments include managing and coordinating audits, including working with engagement teams from multiple different countries; facilitating and enforcing audit quality internally; public speaking at many of our Private Company Seminar and NPO Seminar Series; managing our resources, including experienced hire recruiting and mentorship; and working with clients on project management and strategies associated with financial statements.

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.)

  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA)

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA, licensed in MN, USA)


  • Board member for local school parent council

  • Treasurer for local community association

  • Team manager and parent organizer for local sport team

  • Member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta

  • Member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Manitoba