Michael Johnson

Senior Manager, Wealth and Asset Management

KPMG in the UK

Michael is a Senior Manager in our Wealth and Asset Management Consulting practice. He specialises in helping asset managers deal with complex financial regulation. This has included helping a wide variety of asset managers implement regulatory change, design risk and control frameworks and transform their compliance and risk functions. He is a subject matter expert in ESG regulation. Michael has experience across both public and private markets.

Prior to joining KPMG Michael led a variety of consulting projects at a specialist risk and regulatory consulting firm and worked on regulatory policy at a major asset management trade body.


  • BA Philosophy, Politics and Economics, University of Oxford

  • MPhilStud Philosophy, Birkbeck College, University of London

  • CISI Diploma in Investment Compliance

  • Asset management

  • Risk management

  • Financial regulation

  • Regulatory change

  • Private equity