Michael is leading Joule's operations in Europe. In this role, he oversees the eQuad due diligence process, enabling the matchmaking of project developers and investors. He coordinates Joule’s work on European research projects and directs the financial and business analysis work. He is also in charge of Joule’s fund relations. Michael graduated from the University of Basel, Switzerland, with an MA in Sociology, Sustainable Development and Philosophy. Prior to joining Joule, he held positions at the German Marshall Fund (GMF) and WindEurope (former EWEA) in Brussels. Michael speaks German, English, French and Italian and he is based in the Italian office.