Michael is a Senior Associate with the Highland Consumer Fund focusing on consumer goods, services and specialty retailers. He is actively involved in the Highland Consumer Fund's interests in True Science, City Sports, Pharmaca, Life Gear and Guitar Center.
Prior to joining Highland as an Associate, Michael was a Senior Analyst in the Consumer & Retail Corporate Finance Group at William Blair & Company. While at William Blair, Michael was actively involved in the Highland-backed investments Pharmaca and YogaWorks.
University of Chicago, A.B. Economics and Public Policy
Michael currently lives in Boston’s Back Bay and spends his free time following baseball, trying out new restaurants and traveling. Michael is also a mentor for Minds Matter, a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to help accomplished high school students from low-income families broaden their dreams and prepare for college success.