Michael joined GSV Advisors as Vice President in May 2011 and brings over seven years of investment banking expertise. Michael has been involved in a wide range of strategic and capital markets transactions, advising a broad cross-section of clients across K-12, Higher Education, and Lifelong/Corporate Training. Michael also oversees the annual ASU+GSV Education Innovation Summit, which brings together over 2,000 of the most impactful education-focused entrepreneurs, investors, business leaders, policymakers and philanthropists. He began his career as an Associate at Deloitte Corporate Finance, advising consumer products clients on both domestic and cross-border financing and strategic alternatives, mergers and acquisitions, and leveraged buyouts. Michael holds an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and received a BBA with Honors from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business.