Michael was appointed Chief Sustainability Officer in May 2021 for UBS's global operations.
Previously, he had joined UBS Asset Management as Head of Sustainable and Impact Investing in November 2016. In this newly created role, he was responsible for establishing a world-class Sustainable and Impact Investing business across asset classes.
Prior to joining UBS Asset Management, Michael served as CEO and Chairman of the Executive Committee at RobecoSAM from 2011 to 2016. He joined the firm in 2009. Prior to RobecoSAM, Michael was a Managing Director at Credit Suisse Asset Management, where he was Head of Distribution for the Americas from 2005 to 2008. Michael also held Equity Sales roles at Bear Stearns and Deutsche Bank from 1996 to 2005. Michael began his career at Credit Suisse/CS First Boston in 1989 in Zurich.