Michael is a Public Relations and communications’ specialist with experience of working for major international agencies.
Currently, Michael leads the Energy Practice at Madano, a company which advises a range of domestic and international energy clients helping them to tell their story to a diverse range of stakeholders in government and media.
During his career, Michael has advised many of the world’s largest energy and mining companies including FTSE100 firms on their communications’ strategies.
Michael’s core professional skills include strategic messaging, project management, crisis communications, media training, content generation and media and government stakeholder relations.
Prior to joining Madano, Michael worked for Burson-Marsteller in Brussels, Edelman in London and for Hill+Knowlton Strategies in London and Moscow. He has worked on secondment in Abu Dhabi, Cairo and Riyadh. He has also spent time working at the European Commission’s Representation in Prague.
Michael has a PhD. in History and has Masters degrees from the College of Europe and the Jagellonian University in Krakow.