Michael is a CPA with more than 40 years of diverse accounting, advisory, and investment experience and a partner with MGO. Prior to joining MGO, he was the founder and managing partner for Schwartz & Company, LLP —- a regional CPA firm with offices in New York City, Bellmore, New York, and Boca Raton, Florida.
His background also includes private equity experience with a firm that invested in middle market companies. In addition, he served as senior advisor to a select number of private equity firms with assets under management exceeding $4 billion.
Currently, Michael is a member of several advisory boards for private and nonprofit companies and a member of the School of Business Board of Advisors for one of New York’s leading universities.
Long Island University, Brookville, New York, M.A., Taxation
The City University of New York, New York, M.A., Education of Science, B.A., Accounting and Education
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants