Michael focuses on mid- to senior-level search for the IT telecom / networking space, specializing in networking and communications technologies.
He has been in the search business in Japan since 2007 and has successfully completed numerous assignments in his core area. Michael truly believes that the right people are the key resource in any organization to achieve their organizational goals.
Prior to his search career, Michael worked in the mobile / telecom industry at Panasonic in both Taiwan and Japan in sales, sales engineering, and product marketing. He has the passion to understand how mobile and communications technology will influence the evolution of how people connect and communicate in the new world of social networking.
Born in Taiwan and schooled in Canada, Michael is multilingual and multicultural and loves to discover new culture and lifestyle. He received a Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver with a major in Leisure and Sports Management. Michael participates in active sports including soccer, hockey, baseball, in-line skating, and hiking and enjoys physical training. He is an avid traveler around Japan and the world.