Michael joined SAM.AI as Chief Financial Officer in September 2018. In this position, Michael oversees all finance and accounting functions for the company. Within finance, Michael guides accounting staff and is responsible for financial modeling to help the company execute financial strategy.
Michael is also currently Venture Associate at UpVentures Capital, an early-stage venture capital firm in Upstate NY, and lead investor in SAM.AI. At UpVentures, Michael is responsible for evaluating new investment opportunities, portfolio management, financial modeling and reporting.
Before joining SAM.AI, Michael earned an MS in Finance from the Simon Business School at University of Rochester.