Michael is the inventor of the technology powering Accelovation's product solutions. His unique background spans computer science and innovation science, and due to his experience in both areas, he came up with the idea of applying the speed and reach of technology to innovators' everyday information needs.

Prior to Accelovation, Michael worked for Ariba, where he led multiple product development efforts. Michael holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management, where he founded the MIT Innovation Club, whose 200+ members learn about the science and practice of innovation.

Michael holds a BA in computer science from UC Berkeley.