Michael is a certified public accountant with a background in auditing. He currently leads a group of companies providing corporate, accounting, trust and fiduciary services. An interest in fintech and forex led to the discovery of bitcoin in early 2013, along with an appreciation of the potential that blockchain can provide to the financial industry and beyond. Michael completed a course on Introduction to Digital Currencies in Spring 2016 offered by University of Nicosia, a course co-developed and tutored by Andreas Antonopoulos, one of the most well-known and respected figures in the crypto space.