Michael worked as an analyst for Adage Capital, a hedge fund with $40 billion under management and a track record of consistently beating the market. Afterwards, he started a tech company in Silicon Valley and raised money from Highland Capital, a top ten venture fund in the world. He came to Innosight to learn how the biggest companies make the hardest decisions: the decisions about where to go next.

Michael graduated from Harvard College. He studied economics and finished with a GPA in the top 10% of his class.