Michael graduated with an MSc in chemistry from the University of Warwick after which he earned a PhD in physical chemistry from the same institution. Subsequently, he took a post-doctoral position in which his research spanned across areas as diverse as medicinal, environmental and physical chemistry.
Most recently at Frost and Sullivan as a consultant analyst, he provided strategic support to multinational companies in the chemicals, materials and food sectors. Specific areas of expertise include scouting, mapping and validating new technologies and early stage players in this sector. He has an in-depth understanding of market research and quantitative analysis. Michael is a recent recruit at Oxford Enterprise having joined the company as a consultant, in September 2014.