Michael has over 12 years of experience serving Fortune 500 clients in the software, online services, semiconductor, telecommunications, industrial, consumer goods and financial services sectors. Michael has served clients on a wide range of topics including innovation, product development, customer insights, operations, Go-To-Market strategy and M&A and across multiple geographies including North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. Michael is a founding member of Keystone’s Abu Dhabi office and a leader in the firm’s strategy practice.
Prior to Keystone, Michael was an Engagement Manager at McKinsey and Company serving high tech, industrial and financial sector clients and helped establish McKinsey’s Product Development Practice. At McKinsey, Michael was a Practice Olympics global finalist for his knowledge contributions on Green Product Development and helped lead the firm’s first Design to Value client engagement, which became a core element of the firm’s Product Development practice offering. Prior to McKinsey, Michael worked in the CMO’s office of Infosys Technologies and in the strategy and finance departments of The Limited and Ford Motor Company. He holds master’s degrees from Harvard University and London Business School and graduated magna cum laude in economics and finance from The Ohio State University.