Michael is one of the two founders of Amsterdam Capital Partners (or Amscap), a financial advisory firm specialised in structuring and financing offshore and large onshore wind. While at Amscap, Michael was appointed project director for Merkur Offshore, responsible for structuring and financing this €1.8bn project, and more recently was the project director for one of the consortia bidding for the Dunkirk offshore wind tender in France. Before founding Amscap, Michael was responsible bringing Gemini to financial close. Prior to this, he spent 15 years in banking with Citi, Barclays Capital and Bank of America.