We are pleased to announce that Michael (Mike) Tascher has been named Tampa Office Managing Partner (OMP), effective October 1, 2018. Mike will be succeeding Claude Macari. We want to thank Claude for his leadership and contributions to the firm.
Mike is a seasoned audit partner who began his career in Orlando and has been with the firm for over two decades, primarily in our Washington Metro Area. He has a strong track record of having a one firm approach to business development and broad industry expertise, making him well-suited to help us continue increasing our presence in the Central Florida market. Mike is consistently seeking new opportunities to provide cross-functional services in the marketplace. He has been instrumental in building relationships and successfully introducing both tax and advisory services for numerous non-audit clients.
Please join us in wishing Mike success in his new role as our Tampa OMP.
Mike joined KPMG in 1996 and has been with the firm throughout his entire career as an audit professional. His brings over two decades of industry experience in not only Asset Management but also financial services (banking and insurance) and commercial enterprises. He has served as lead partner on several significant accounts.
Mike is recognized for not only providing outstanding client service but also maintaining high-performing teams and a positive work environment. He has assisted in efforts to mentor and train the firm’s younger professionals. Mike has been engaged as a campus recruiter at several universities throughout his career. He is also involved in various youth initiatives, including serving as a mentor and board nominee for Higher Achievement, raising donations for sports equipment for the Civic Centers for Peace program in Costa Rica, and other community activities.