Michael has been investing in venture capital and private equity transactions in clean technology for over ten years. His primary sectors of focus include renewable and alternative energy, energy technology, biofuels, materials and chemicals, green building materials and recycling technology. From a strategic perspective, Michael focuses on working with established companies that are developing new products or business models designed to capitalize on emerging market needs for cost effective and sustainable solutions. Michael holds a Bachelor?s degree in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech where he graduated first in his class. Michael received a Masters of Business Administration degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.