Assurance and Accounting

To run a national, provincial, or municipal government, you need to work from accurate and timely financial reporting. From audits and reviews to compilations, we offer assurance solutions that go beyond the numbers. Our team provides data with actionable insights so you can meet the goals of your constituents.

Our work includes financial compliance, introducing public reporting systems, and creating citizen dashboards for open and transparent communications between government entities and citizens.

Insights

  • June 16, 2022

    Selling your practice — You have options

    Having a Divestiture Advisor guide you through the divestiture process can protect you from some of these risks, while maximizing your valuation and providing you with multiple offers to chose from.

  • Performance

    June 13, 2022

    [Listen] Getting to grips with municipal asset management

    Energy and Utilities Leader Gord Chalk visited Municipal World’s MW Presents Podcast to discuss how local governments can take a more strategic approach to asset management.

  • Performance

    June 13, 2022

    Build a stronger food and beverage business by building stronger business skills

    In an industry known for passion and purpose, knowing your numbers can be your biggest differentiator. Here’s how the right advisor can help.

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Craig Kutarna Gates

National Leader; Provincial Leader (SK) – Public Sector

Craig Gates, MPA, is a Practice Leader with MNP’s Consulting team in Saskatchewan. Taking a collaborative approach, Craig delivers strong strategic support to executive teams and boards of directors in public companies, executive government, crown corporations, economic development agencies and Aboriginal organizations.

An experienced consultant, Craig analyzes complex organizational challenges and opportunities and develops innovative strategies to help clients reach their goals. He has successfully led diverse projects involving strategic planning, business planning, operational reviews and planning, market research and intelligence, and performance effectiveness.

Craig has almost 15 years of professional consulting experience with global, regional and local firms. He takes pride in helping organizations realize their potential while making a difference to stakeholders and the broader community. His solutions are always practical and designed to produce results.

After obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration in 1997, Craig went on to receive a Master of Public Administration degree from Queen’s University. Craig is a graduate of Leadership Regina, a program that develops and educates community leaders. He also co-founded the Regina Regional Economic Development Authority’s Future Leaders Group.