Michael is an international strategic sustainable development expert, with 20 years’ experience across North America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia. Over the past decade, working with the public and private sectors in corporate development, government relations and advisory capacities, his efforts have been focused on opportunities and risks related to sustainability, circular economy and climate change. He has formerly worked with Reclay StewardEdge as Senior Vice President and Ernst & Young as Director, Climate Change & Sustainability Services. Michael has also held sustainable development advisory roles with the United Nations Social Commission and British Colombia’s Ministry of Environment.