Michael is a Senior Fund Controller at HighVista Strategies, where he oversees accounting and reporting for Private Equity and Fund of Fund products. He joined HighVista in 2023 as part of its acquisition of the abrdn US private markets business. Prior to joining HighVista, Michael held a similar role at abrdn having rejoined in 2020 from Asset Management One USA Inc. There he was Head of Portfolio Administration and managed the middle to back-office operations. Michael initially joined abrdn in 2016 through an Arden Asset Management/Robeco-Sage acquisition, serving as Fund Administration Manager. Previously he worked for Citco Fund Services between their New York and San Francisco offices. Michael received a BS from Long Island University.