Michael is the President of Alliance Advisors and oversees the management and promotion of the firm. In 2005, Michael was one of the founders of Alliance, a proxy management firm that provided corporations with a turnkey solution to manage all of the logistics of the shareholder meeting process. In 2010, Alliance markedly expanded its service offerings to include proxy solicitation, corporate governance advisory and information agent services.
Michael began his career in 1985 with the proxy solicitation firm Corporate Investor Communications (CIC). He was an Executive Vice President at CIC and responsible for client relations and business development where he launched the firm's proxy solicitation, market surveillance and shareholder identification business units. Michael is a graduate of the City University of New York and an active member of the Society for Corporate Governance and the Shareholder Services Association.