Mike has more than 25 years as a leader in securities and related industries. He has been a trusted advisor to executive management teams across industries, sectors, and regions throughout his career. Over his career, Mike has counseled executive management teams on various issues, including best practices, streamlining workflows, and addressing proper corporate governance, allowing issuers to remain focused on their business.
Mike’s best-in-class solutions for CEOs, CFOs, investor relations professionals, general counsel, and corporate secretaries address issues throughout the corporate lifecycle. He is a master at pre-IPO planning, ongoing shareholder servicing, shareholder meeting planning, mergers and acquisitions, bankruptcy, and exchange listing and de-listing.
Before joining Continental, Mike worked at an investor relations firm, helping newly public issuers navigate Wall Street and manage expectations to ensure issuers received the visibility and best valuations possible.
Mike is active in the organizations that shape the investor relations and corporate governance roles within public issuers. Mike is a longstanding member of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) and a past board member of the San Diego and Los Angeles chapters. He is a 25-year member of the Society of Corporate Governance and a past board member of the Western Securities Transfer Association.