Michael provides SR&ED, tax credit consulting and advisory for clients in the technology, software, medical and oil & gas industries

About Michael

With over 16 years of combined experience in Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED), Michael is an experienced professional with a wide range of skills and expertise, who can help serve various types of clients from individual entrepreneurs to large-size corporations.

Michael joined Manning Elliott in November 2022 as a Principal of our SR&ED tax credit consulting services. Prior to joining Manning Elliott, Michael worked as a Manager at Incentive Access Group, and as a Senior Manager at BDO Canada LLP in their respective SR&ED consulting and advisory services.

Michael has been serving as a board member of SXSW Pitch Advisory since 2019, where his responsibilities are to review applicants from various start-up organizations for the signature SXSW Pitch Event. The applicants are mostly high profile VC/Silicon Valley alumni.

When he is not in the office, Michael can be found enjoying family activities like camping, skiing, and biking around Boundary Bay. Every once in a while, he would host a karaoke party.


Michael obtained his Bachelor of Applied Science from the University of British Columbia in 2004, with a concentration in engineering physics and electrical engineering.