As an Associate, Michael works with entrepreneurs and management teams throughout the entire lifecycle of an investment, from the initial discovery, through the closing of a deal, and beyond. Before joining Level, he worked in the Software & Services Investment Banking group at Macquarie Capital, and before that, in the M&A group at SMBC Nikko in New York. Michael graduated from Penn State with a B.S. in Finance. Originally a Philly area native, Michael now lives in New York City. He is a passionate Philly sports fan and enjoys playing card games, pickup basketball, and spending summers at the Jersey shore with family and friends.