Michael completed his Matric at King Edward VII, during his high school years his interests were specifically in business and logistics. After matriculating he pursued tertiary studies and received a Diploma in Transportation Management through the University of Johannesburg, having now broadened his knowledge base, he developed a keen interest in business and finance. He also attained a Diploma in Brand Innovation from VEGA and decided to complete his Honours through the Gordon Institute of Business Science(GIBS), where he received a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration.
After completing his studies Michael wanted to gain experience in the Financial Services industry, with a focus on Financial Planning and Wealth Management. In 2020 he was recruited by Austen Morris Associates in the role of Business Development Consultant. His primary role is focused on building and cultivating new relationships with prospects both locally and abroad, while attaining invaluable insight on Wealth Management from industry leading Consultants. Michael intends to complete the Austen Morris Associates Training & Mentorship program growing his career within the business, over the long-term he aspires to become a top-level Consultant with AMA.
Michael is a team player with a professional and positive attitude, his self-discipline and determination are the key drivers to achieving his personal success. His core values are trust, loyalty, self-control and honesty. He is a philanthropist at heart, with an innate passion to uplift those less fortunate, he also strives to live a healthy and active lifestyle. Michael is an avid sports fan, who enjoys spending his free-time in the gym or outdoors, cycling, taking his motocross bike out for a ride, playing golf, or spending quality time with friends and family.