Michael is the Managing Director of Actis in East Africa based in Nairobi and is responsible for Actis’s Private Equity, Energy and Real Estate investments in East Africa. Michael is an experienced private equity investor and has developed a deep understanding of PE investment in agribusiness, financial services, real estate and energy through Sub Saharan Africa. Prior to joining Actis. Michael worked in investment banking in London, for Lehman Brothers and Kleinwort Benson, having started his career Price Waterhouse. Michael holds a first class degree in Civil Engineering and is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England& Wales.