Michael is an Agency Supervisory Officer and the Director of Operations with WestPoint Financial Group.
Before joining WestPoint, he began his career in the financial services industry in 2001 at Northwestern Mutual as an Associate Wealth Management Advisor. After his time as an AWMA, Michael became the Director of Investment Operations from where he gradually transitioned into the compliance world, eventually becoming the Director of Network Office Supervision at his previous agency.
Michael earned his Bachelor’s degree in International Business from the University of Nebraska and his MBA in Management from the University of Illinois-Chicago. Michael holds his FINRA Series 6, 7, 63, 66, 9 and 10.
Michael was born and raised in South Africa and moved to the United States in 1996 to attend college on an athletic scholarship. He competed in the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, swimming for Austria. In his spare time, Michael teaches weekly swimming lessons to kids, loves to travel and enjoys trying new restaurants.