Michael works within the project development and financial services (WDFS) function of Wärtsilä Corporation. His areas of focus include project origination, project development, asset management and board representation in projects utilising Wärtsilä’s technology and WDFS’ equity participation. Michael is currently based in Helsinki, Finland, and covers both the Africa and Europe regions. His educational background includes a Mcomm in Economics and Finance from the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa.