Responsible for Software and Technology Investments at Hg
Michael is responsible for software and technology investments, investing from our large-cap Saturn fund. He works from both our London and Munich offices and is currently a director on the Board of IRIS.
He joined Hg in 2018 with eleven years of private equity investment experience, six of which as a Principal at Blackstone, where he has been actively involved in a number of investments across the Business Services, Packaging and Industrial sectors. Prior to this, Michael was with Warburg Pincus. He started his career at Merrill Lynch in the Financial Sponsors and Leveraged Finance teams in London and New York.
Michael is German and holds a Master in Economics and Business Administration, summa cum laude, from WHU Otto Beisheim School of Management. Additionally, he holds an MBA from INSEAD.