Mike has 20+ years of investment, strategic and operational experience working with technology and business services companies. Prior to Treehouse Adventures, Mike served as the CFO of a 100+ person technology consultancy firm. Mike also served as a Director at Lake Capital, a Chicago-based private equity fund with over $1.3 billion under management. Mike was responsible for identifying and evaluating investment opportunities, structuring transactions, managing due diligence, negotiating transactions, and working with portfolio company management teams to execute organic growth strategies, add-on acquisitions, and other strategic growth initiatives. Mike received his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and his BA from the University of California, Santa Barbara.