Michael DeRose

Senior Manager

Michael DeRose (Mike) is a Senior Manager of the Transaction Services Group in True Partners Consulting’s Chicago office. He is a tax professional with over 7 years of tax transaction consulting and federal and state income tax compliance experience in public accounting. Mike joined True Partners in 2015 from the private equity, hedge fund and regulatory trading tax compliance team at RSM LLP.

Mike specializes in tax transaction structuring of complex private equity investments, tax due diligence and tax planning as well as various other areas of federal and state income tax compliance. He has assisted clients on tax transaction matters with respect to partnerships, corporations and closely held S-corporations in a variety of industries such as healthcare, pharmaceutical, transportation, aviation, professional services, manufacturing, retail (both online and brick and mortar), financial services, technology and peer-to-peer sales. Mike has advised on over 140 transactions with an aggregate value in excess of $8 billion.

Mike received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy from Fordham University and his Master of Accountancy degree concentrating in Taxation from DePaul University. He is a Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor through the Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors.

Mike is an avid Buffalo Bills fan. In his free time, Mike enjoys playing golf, traveling, being on the water and skiing.