Mike graduated in 2004 in Business Administration from the university of Brandenburg, Germany, with a focus on finance, accounting, taxation and controlling. He started his professional career at PricewaterhouseCoopers in the audit department in 2004. He worked for 5 year at PwC in the Hamburg and Berlin offices, where as a team manager, he was responsible for the audit of several well-known market players in the real estate, retail and consumer markets. Mike is also a certified tax advisor. In April 2009 he joined BMB Investment Management S.A. as a finance and accounting manager. He set up internal accounting and controlling procedures for two real estate investment funds with a combined value of EUR 120 mil. Mike joined Optimum Asset Management in January 2013 as Finance Director. He oversees all the relevant finance, accounting, and tax issues of Optimum Evolution Fund SIF and Futura Funds SICAV.