As Prophet's leader, Michael oversees the development of the firm's strategy, client relationships, and people. Michael also serves as a strategic advisor on client engagements, and has deep expertise in the specialty retail, financial services, high technology, and Internet sectors. Michael is co-author of Building the Brand-Driven Business with Scott Davis, and is author of The Marketing Accountability Imperative.
Prior to joining Prophet, Michael served as President and CEO of Context Integration, a high-growth systems integrator with U.S. and Indian operations. Michael also serves on the board of LECG, a publicly-traded global expert services and consulting firm, in which highly credentialed experts conduct economic and financial analysis in complex disputes and inform regulatory, business and judicial decision makers. Michael received his B.S. from Haverford College and an M.B.A./M.A. in Asian Studies from the University of California, Berkeley.