An accomplished Media & Tech Investment Banker with over 15 years experience in the digital media, mobile, Internet and technology field.
Michael is a Principal at MESA Global., a leading merchant bank providing premium M&A and financing services to Internet, media, entertainment and technology companies. Previously, Michael was a Co-Founder and Principal at Covert & Co. and a Vice President at New Century Capital Partners. He advised Yahoo’s Mobile Marketing and Advertising group and held senior management and engineering positions at AT&T, IBM and Mindspeed.
He holds 5 patents in the field of Communications and also serves as a Vice-Chair and Board Director of the German American Business Association (GABA). Michael received an MSEE from the University of Ulm, Germany and an MBA from the Anderson School of Management at the University of California, Los Angeles.