Michael has a decade of experience in financial and corporate communications, advising clients operating predominantly in the financial services sector. His current clients include Alliance Trust, BA Pensions, Intesa Sanpaolo and KKR. Outside the financials sector, Michael works with FTSE 100 businesses J Sainsbury and Experian Plc and was also a part of the team that advised on Verizon Communications’ $130bn acquisition of Vodafone’s stake in Verizon Wireless. Prior to joining Finsbury in 2012, Michael was a Director at global communications agency, Kreab Gavin Anderson, where he advised businesses including CME Group, BGC Partners and Investor AB. Michael has an Honours degree in history from the LSE and a First Class Master’s Degree in management from the University of London.